First Response Emergency Care (FREC 3)
£425

Started on 25 May 2022
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First Response Emergency Care (FREC 3)

This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification is ideal for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

FIRST RESPONSE EMERGENCY CARE (FREC 3)

Course Overview

This regulated and nationally recognised prehospital care qualification is ideal for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance service, the event and security medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

Over a 5 day period, learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airway, catastrophic bleeding, management of
fractures, medical emergencies and more.

Endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D, this fantastic qualification is perfect for a range of roles in emergency care, such as: Event Medical
Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more.

What’s more, the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).

After successfully completing the Viper course, we have several companies with who we have partnered that gladly interview our graduates. This is something we are proud of. We give you the opportunity to start your career with companies that will move you forward in your new field of choice.

At The Viper Group we believe that Continual Career Progression is key to a successful and rewarding career. Viper’s trained staff are always available to discuss an applicant’s needs and requirements.

FIRST RESPONSE EMERGENCY CARE (FREC 3)

Duration: 5 days

Price £425.00

* Please note this price does not include accommodation *

What’s Covered?

  • Roles and responsibilities of a first responder
  • Medical emergencies
  • Patient assessment
  • Airway management
  • Adult, child and infant CPR & AED usage
  • Return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC)
  • procedures
  • Emergency oxygen
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Catastrophic bleeding
  • Shock
  • Poisoning and intoxicating substances
  • External and internal bleeding
  • Helmet removal
  • Neck, spine and pelvic immobilisation
  • Environmental exposure
  • Burns and scalds
  • Minor injuries
  • Incident reporting

Frequently Asked Questions

We run courses throughout the year but please refer to the course date list for more information.

Most equipment will be provided but a personal kit list will be emailed once a candidate secures their place on the course

Please see our Covid-19 Policy Statement.

FREC3

16-20 June (Cornwall)

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FREC3

01-05 Sept (Hereford)

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FREC3

24-28 November (Cornwall)

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