The qualification is designed to provide the knowledge and competence required for a learner to deal with a range of first aid situations with a focus on sports and activity related conditions.
The FAA Award in Activity First Aid is suitable for learners working in outdoor and activity environments or involved in voluntary and community activities.
Learners completing unit 1 of the qualification can be awarded with the FAA Award in Emergency First Aid at Work qualification.
Detailed information can be found in the Qualification Specification including the qualification structure and codes, entry requirements, qualification delivery, certification and requalification, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria and assessment information.
Further guidance about first aid qualifications and requirements for employers can be found in the following Health and Safety Executive (HSE) documents: