Focus Awards Level 2 Award in First Aid for Sport (RQF)
(QRN – 601/5512/7)
The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in First Aid for Sport (RQF) aims to give learners the knowledge and skills to enable them to recognise and respond to injury and illness in various sporting contexts.
The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in First Aid for Sport (RQF) is aimed at learners who have already achieved their Emergency First Aid at Work and are looking to specialise in sport.
Learners must achieve the following mandatory unit to achieve a total credit of 1.
Learner Entry Requirements
Learners are required to be at least 14 years of age to attend the programme of learning, and be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading, and writing).
NB: This qualification does not include cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Learners and recognised centres should note that in order for an individual to practise first aid for sporting activities, they are required to hold a minimum of a current HSE-approved Emergency First Aid qualification.
Learners must be able to understand the requirements of the qualification and the information within the qualification materials in English without assistance.
Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:
- First Aid at Work
- Paediatric First Aid
- Anaphylaxis first Aid
- Defibrillator and CPR
Entry is at the discretion of the centre; however, learners should be a minimum of 14 years old to undertake this qualification.
This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.
To view the Qualification Specification please click here.
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respond to injury and
illness in sport