First Response Emergency Care Level 4

£450.00

Prehospital care qualification specifically designed for those looking to progress their career within the NHS or private ambulance services.

Course Code: MD03
Location: Plymouth, Devon UK
Duration: 5 days

Price: £450
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Description

The Certificate in First Response Emergency Care  Level 4 (RQF) is the next step for those who have completed the Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF), this qualification provides you with a wider scope of practice in prehospital care emergencies, allowing for greater employment opportunities. It also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).

Fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level E, this fantastic qualification providers you with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to respond to a wide range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: major incidents, fracture immobilisation, sick and injured children, mental health crisis and more.

Course Content

  • Initial patient assessment
  • Physiological observations
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Heart disease
  • Electrocardiogram application and monitoring
  • Managing a patient’s airway – supraglottic airways
  • Medical gases – including dosages and administration
  • Thoracic trauma
  • Sepsis
  • Maternity care
  • Respiratory disorders and infections
  • Mechanisms of injury and kinetics
  • Triage
  • Full body and limb immobilisation
  • Sexual assault
  • Major incidents
  • Psychosocial development in children
  • Emergency care for sick and injured children
  • Mental health crisis
  • Assisting the clinician with clinical interventions

Assessment Methods

3 x Practical assessments, 2 x Skills tests, 3 x Learner workbooks and 2 x Invigilated exams.

Successful learners will receive a personalised QA Level 4 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care printed and e-certificate after results have been submitted.

Covid-19

We can offer this course online, with only needing to visit our training centre for the practical assessments, please contact our training team for more details.

Discount for multiple courses

10% discount on 10+ courses

20% discount on 50+ courses