Blended learning first aid at work requalication

Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning)

Home » Qualifications » HSE & WorkPlace First Aid Courses » Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning)

The Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (ReQualification) is for those who already hold a valid in-date First Aid at Work qualification and wish to renew that qualification. It is based on the HSE training standard for delivery of First Aid at Work for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981, and is recognised and accepted by the HSE. Our Blended Learning program allows the completion of part of the course via our e-Learning platform. The learner then attends 1 day of face to face training to complete the practical elements of the qualification.

Qualification Summary

The aim of the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) is to enable learners to refresh and renew the knowledge and competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations. Learners should be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt, effective first aid in emergency situations with an understanding of the role of the first aider.

Our next course starts in…

Qualification Info

Open Price*


per person at one of our venues

Full Price*


full course held at your venue

Max Learners*


maximum learners per trainer



certification is issued by an Awarding Organisation

awarding organisation


default awarding organisation


1 day

example schedule 09:30 - 18:00

*Prices and Max Learners may vary depending on location and venue. Check specific qualification details or get in touch to confirm

Whats blended Learning ?

As a blended learning qualification, you will complete this course is two halves:

  1. You will complete a number of hours of self study via our on-line eLearning platform. This will usually take about 6 hours to complete, but can be completed in small chunks at your convenience.
  2. You will attend one day of face-to-face training. During this sessions you will perform all the practical aspects of the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning), along with re-enforcing your knowledge from the eLearning sessions.

Who Should Take This Qualification ?

You should take this course if you are required to complete a First Aid at Work course for the purpose of the Health and Safety (First-Aid) regulations 1981. This may mean that you have assessed your working environment and decided that you need one (or more) full First Aid at Work Qualified persons on site.


To attend the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) you must already possess a valid, in-date First Aid at Work certificate.

  • A certificate will be considered valid if was issued by an Awarding Organisation and is a Regulated Qualification.  If this is not the case then we can usually accept the certificate providing it states “for the purpose of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981“.
  • A certificate will be considered in-date if it will not have expired by the time you have completed the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) (i.e. the last day of the course).  Certificates that will have expired by no more than one calendar month are also acceptable.

If you are in any doubt about the prerequisites please get in touch with us.  We will require to see you current certificate before you start the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) to confirm eligibility.  If you do not meet these criteria then you will need to complete the full three day Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work.

You will be required to complete practical activities & assessments during the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning). Learners should be physically capable of performing this tasks, which may include bending, kneeling and lying on the floor. If you qualification or course includes a CPR assessment, this will be required to be completed on the floor and may last for a minimum of 2 mins.

Learners do not need good literacy skills to complete the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning), but there will be a multiple choice paper at the end of the course. Should anyone experience difficulties with this style of assessment this can be completed verbally in certain circumstances. Please contact us for further details. We would strongly recommend that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

For learners with English as a second language, a small pocket dictionary may be useful to help translate. If you feel you would benefit from receiving any course materials prior to starting your training then please get in touch.

Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training.

What Will I Learn ?

During the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) you will completed two units.

The first will teach you to deal with emergency situations in the work place, such as performing CPR or dealing with someone who is choking. You will also learn how to be a good first aider, and how to deal with a first aid situation.

The second unit will help you deal with illness and further injury in the work place. Topics such as Heart Attacks, Strokes, Epilepsy & Diabetes are covered, along with further insight into injuries such as burns, fractures and wounds.

Qualification Structure

The Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) has two units that learners are required to complete.

  • Emergency First Aid in the Workplace (6 Assessments)
    • Unconscious Casualty
    • CPR And Safe Use Of An AED
    • Choking Casualty
    • Wounds, Bleeding And Shock
    • Catastrophic Bleeding (Optional Extra)
    • Multiple Choice Question Paper – Theory
  • Recognition And Management Of Illness And Injury In The Workplace (4 Assessments)
    • Anaphylaxis
    • Secondary Survey
    • Management Of Fractures
    • Multiple Choice Question Paper – Theory

The Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning) usually takes approximately 6 hours on-line followed by one day face-to-face to complete.

Resources & Downloads

The following supporting documents and links are available for this qualification

External Links

We check these links regularly, but sadly can’t be held responsible for the content.

Open Dates For Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) (Requalification) (Blended Learning)

Start DateVenuePrice2Book Now

Mon 19th August 2024 09:30 - Face-to-Face

Continues on Tue 20th August
Cannock, Staffordshire - venue to be confirmed1£130.00

Mon 7th October 2024 09:30 - Face-to-Face

Continues on Tue 8th October
Cannock, Staffordshire - venue to be confirmed1£130.00
1 Any venue showing as to be confirmed will run at one of local venues. Full details will be provided closer to start date.
2 Price is per person and includes manual(s) and all materials.

Want this training at your own venue?

Would you like us to come to you to deliver this training?
Just let us know where you are and how many learner you have.

Alternative Qualifications

You may wish to consider the qualifications and courses listed below as alternatives or complimentary qualifications. You should always ensure that your chosen qualification meets your requirements and needs assessment.


Need a first aid risk assessment?

Designed to be quick and easy to use, this online assessment tool uses the HSE regulations to accurately calculate the cover you may need. The results are downloadable in PDF form for use in your own Risk Assessments.

Scroll to Top