Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF)

This course is designed for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide First Aid when dealing with an emergency situation whilst undertaking activities, such as sports, swimming, hiking, rock climbing, etc.

The qualification is based on the recommendations of the Resuscitation Council (UK) and the Skills for Health Assessment Principles for First Aid Qualifications. QA Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid (RQF) is registered on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (RQF) regulated by Ofqual.

Aim of Qualification

The aim of the qualification is to enable learners to attain 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.

Course Content

Assessment Method

1. Practical Assessment completed throughout the course
2. Two multiple choice question papers

Course Duration

12 hours (2 days)

Credit value


Awarding Body

Qualsafe Awards

On successful completion an Accredited Certificate is awarded valid for 3 years.

If you require further information, please contact us on 01484 514260 or 01243 278515 or use our enquiry form.

See also

Bespoke First Aid
Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

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