First Aid Responder Level 3 (VTQ)

Online & Classroom Training Course

Learn advanced first aid skills and become a qualified first aid responder with our 100% online training course! Gain knowledge and confidence on how to save a life, start training today!
£24.95 + VAT
157 Ratings
£24.95 + VAT
CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Online Training Approved by Skills for Care
Video Playtime

11 hours and 50 minutes

Video Count

213 videos

Audio

English

Captions

English

Proof of Completion

Certificate

This Course Includes:

  • Follows UK & ERC guidelines
  • Endorsed by Skills for Care & TQUK
  • 15.0 hrs CPD Certificate
  • Evidence Based Training Certificate
  • Instant printable wall certificate
  • 100% online or add a skill session with a certified instructor
  • 24/7 on-demand video
  • Access on mobile
  • Weekly refresher video
  • Expiration reminder
  • Student manual - English, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Arabic

Preview the course content:

1
Section 1

Introduction Level 3 First Responder

2 mins
1 videos
This section includes:
  • Course introduction 2:42
2
Section 2

Initial Patient Care

48 mins
14 videos
This section includes:
  • Introduction to Initial Patient Care 0:39
  • Consent to help 2:05
  • Asking permission and consent to help 3:37
  • and more...
3
Section 3

The Airway

27 mins
7 videos
This section includes:
  • Basic airway management 2:27
  • The Recovery Position 5:21
  • Postural Drainage 3:46
  • and more...
4
Section 4

Breathing

39 mins
13 videos
This section includes:
  • Respiration and Breathing 3:08
  • Peak Flow 3:39
  • Pocket Masks 2:37
  • and more...
5
Section 5

Circulation

112 mins
38 videos
This section includes:
  • Heart Attack 1:26
  • Heart Attack Position 1:24
  • Aspirin and the Aspod 2:22
  • and more...
6
Section 6

Disability

6 mins
1 videos
This section includes:
  • AVPU 6:03
7
Section 7

Exposure/Environment

11 mins
6 videos
This section includes:
  • Hypothermia and its Causes 1:38
  • Stages and Symptoms of Hypothermia 2:12
  • Treatment of Hypothermia 1:16
  • and more...
8
Section 8

Basic Life Support and Defibillation

144 mins
36 videos
This section includes:
  • Adult CPR Introduction 2:17
  • When to call for assistance 2:42
  • Cardiac Arrest and CPR Overview 5:46
  • and more...
9
Section 9

Medical Gasses

49 mins
18 videos
This section includes:
  • What are Medical Gasses 4:14
  • Oxygen 1:09
  • When Oxygen is Used 1:43
  • and more...
10
Section 10

Medical Emergencies - Injuries and accidents

128 mins
38 videos
This section includes:
  • Spinal Injury 2:57
  • Stabilising the spine 1:11
  • Spinal Recovery Position 3:10
  • and more...
11
Section 11

Medical Emergencies - Illness

107 mins
34 videos
This section includes:
  • Illness assessment and SAMPLE 3:56
  • Blood Pressure Cuffs 5:50
  • Stethoscopes and Auscultation 4:59
  • and more...
12
Section 12

Trauma

29 mins
5 videos
This section includes:
  • Pelvic Injuries 5:57
  • Spinal Injuries 5:36
  • Rapid Extrication 6:30
  • and more...
13
Section 13

Summary and Practical Module

3 mins
2 videos
This section includes:
  • Level 3 First Responder Practical 1:20
  • Course summary 2:01

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Some professionals that may need a Instructor course include:

Occupations that may use this qualification:

  • Medics
  • Community First Responders
  • Workplaces where a higher level of first aid is required
  • High-risk workplaces
  • First aid instructors
  • Fire services
  • Ambulance services
  • Close protection
  • Firearms officers
  • Offshore workers
  • Wind turbines
  • Coastguard
  • Anyone needing a more advanced out of hospital care course with no prerequisites

More about this course

First Aid Responder Level 3 (VTQ) is a course designed to give you a higher understanding of first aid and enable you to assist people further.  The course covers many different subjects to ensure you know the different options and treatments.  If you choose the practical or blended version you will have hands-on practice of responder skills locally via our network of approved and monitored instructors.

This course includes the latest CPR and Coronavirus recommendations.

You can choose to take this course 100% online using our video online training, blended by completing the online course and adding a practical session locally with an approved ProTrainings instructor or 100% classroom.  

We offer many other responder courses including regulated qualifications like the Level 3 FROS and the Level 4 FPOS courses.

This course comes with 15.0 hrs (40.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 11 hours and 50 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • ProTrainings - COVID-19 Update on CPR from the UK Resus Council
  • Student Manual (V8.2) - AED
  • Student Manual (V8.3) - Oxygen Provider
  • Student Manual (V8.6) - First Aid Plus
  • 5 ‘Rights’ of Administering Medications Safely link to document on the WHO website
  • AED infographic will guide you through the steps
  • Adult CPR Flowchart
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Asthma UK weblink
  • Asthma spacer user instructions - GlaxoSmithKline Aerochamber Plus
  • BOC Oxygen kit leaflet for medical
  • CQC website link
  • CR2 AED user manual to learn more about this unit. For more information contact us.
  • Cardiac Science G3 user manual
  • Catastrophic bleeding and trauma First Aid Guidance From ProTrainings
  • CellAED for Life membership
  • CellAED® personal AED
  • Child CPR Flowchart
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Child and Infant CPR Flowchart Handout
  • Clean hand techniques leaflet
  • Colour Coding in hospitals leaflet
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • Decisions relating to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and not delivering CPR
  • Dutch - Student manual
  • Emerade - Package leaflet: Information for the user
  • EpiPen Guide
  • EpiPen instruction leaflet
  • EpiPen patient information sheet
  • Epilepsy in Action Leaflet (register on www.epilepsy.org.uk)
  • Essentials of health and safety at work link to HSE website
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • First Aid and Social Distancing poster
  • First Aid at Work Regulations 1981 HSE document
  • First Responder (FPOS) Incident Report Form
  • First Responder Care Essentials Book on Amazon
  • FoxSeal Leaflet - chest seal
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • French - First Aid Plus student manual
  • HSE 5 steps to Risk Assessing link to HSE website
  • HeartSine 350 Information Leaflet
  • Heartsine 350 AED unit
  • Heartsine 500 AED unit
  • How to register to call EMS by text
  • Infant CPR Flowchart
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Italian - Student manual
  • Jext Product Data Sheets
  • Jext patient Information Sheet
  • Lifepac CR-T AED Instruction Manual
  • Lifepac CR2 AED Data Sheet
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • Link to the HSE website
  • Meningitis Now website with many leaflets and resources link
  • NHS Choices Web link
  • Nilaqua Hand Wash leaflet
  • Nitronox/Entonox User Instructions - Gas rentals are available from ProTrainings, contact us for more information
  • Oxygen User Instructions - Gas rentals are available from ProTrainings, contact us for more information
  • Oxygen and Analgesic gases from ProTrainings
  • Personal Medical Information Sheet
  • Polish - Student manual
  • ProTrainings - Using an AED Leaflet
  • ProTrainings Defibrillator eGuide
  • ReSPECT
  • Regulated - COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • STAT Tourniquet leaflet - for humans and pets
  • Spanish - Student manual
  • Student Manual (V7.0) - First Aid - Arabic
  • Student Manual (V7.0) - First Aid - Spanish
  • Student Manual (V8.3) - Pierwsza Pomoc w Pracy Ksiazka studenta - Polish
  • Student Manual (V8.6) - Anatomy and Physiology Human Body
  • Tourniquet Instructions leaflet
  • Triage Sieve & Triage Sort
  • UK Resus The Use of Automated External Defibrillators
  • Ukrainian - Student manual
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Web link to the Joint Epilepsy Council website - JEC
  • Woundclot - haemostatic gauze for all types of bleeding
  • Zoll AED Plus user guide
  • Zoll AED Pro User Guide

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I want to complete a short practical module after completing the online course, is this possible?

We have a network of over 1000 approved and monitored instructors to deliver a short skill training session nationwide or we can come to your workplace to deliver the training. This blended training saves class time and provides the same qualification. Contact us on 01206 805359 to discuss your options.

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Do I receive a certificate after completing your online training?

Yes, when you complete the online course you will be able to download and print a compliant completion certificate, evidenced-based learning statement to confirm course content and a certified CPD statement. There is no extra charge for the certificate.  You can also buy a printed certificate to be posted to you for a small extra fee.

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