In April 2010, First Aid Awards Ltd were recognised and approved as an Awarding Organisation.
In order to offer qualifications from the new qualifications framework, First Aid Awards Ltd had to undergo vigorous and extensive scrutiny in respect of quality assurance, standards and systems.
- We offer a range of regulated national qualifications in First Aid and Health and Safety that sit on the Regulated Qualifications Frameword (RQF) for England, Northern Ireland and Wales and the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) for Scotland.
- FAA are regulated by both Ofqual and SQA Accreditation and also adhere to the standards set by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), the Health & Safety Executive Northern Ireland (HSENI) and the First Aid Awarding Organisation Forum.
- Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB) full member
From the beginning, FAB has been focused on achieving a vocational qualification system that meets the differing needs of candidates, employers, education and training providers and awarding bodies as well as offering good value to funding bodies and taxpayers.
- ISO accredited
ISO 9001:2008: Certificate Number CQS GB2001283
The Company has attained the necessary standards in respect of systems, procedures and quality policy, enabling First Aid Awards to be awarded the prestigious upgraded ISO9001:2008