These courses are endorsed by The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
This qualification forms part of the QA Prehospital Care suite of qualifications. The qualification and learning
outcomes are based on the recommendations of:
? Resuscitation Council (UK)
? Skills for Health
? Faculty of PreHospital Care (RCSEd)
This QA qualification is:
For people who work as emergency care providers in various healthcare settings who would be expected
to assess patients using a variety of methods including physiological measures and be able to act on their findings
? Based on skillset E of the prehospital provider competencies Faculty of Prehospital Care RCSEd framework
This qualification should give Learners an intermediate level of prehospital care knowledge and clinical practice to deal with a range of prehospital care situations.
This qualification specification provides information for Centres about the delivery of the QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF) and includes the unit information, assessment methods and quality assurance arrangements.
The objective of the qualification is to benefit Learners by enabling them to attain the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital emergency situations. The qualification is designed to act as proof the Learner has undergone a programme of learning and assessment to demonstrate competency in the area of prehospital care to gain employment and a ?licence to practice? from an employer.
The purpose of this qualification is to prepare Learners to be able to administer safe, prompt, effective prehospital care in situations which can arise when providing emergency treatment and/or management.
QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (QCF)
This qualification is for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide prehospital care to patients requiring emergency care/treatment
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