QA Level 3 First Response Emergency Care (FREC3) (QALE) NW


Ideal as an alternative to the First Person on Scene Intermediate (FPOSi) qualification, the QA Level 3 Award in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications. See available dates for Barnsley, Manchester, Halifax and Huddersfield below! View our website to find out more about Basegreen Academy:


About This Course

Become a First Responder by completing the 1-week QA Level 3 Award in First Response Emergency Care (RQF), also called the FREC 3.

 This accredited programme equips aspiring first responders to perform the role efficiently, teaching things like:

• Protection from Danger
• Identification of Illness and Injury
• Triage of Patients
• Dignity
• Transportation
• Effective Communication
• Documentation (PCRs)
• Legislation
• Treatment of Injuries
• Patient Confidentiality

Download a Qualification Specification

 The Qualsafe FREC 3 is endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D.

The course normally 3 runs for 5 days. We can make alternative arrangements for multiple bookings. Choose your date above. Upon the completion of your purchase, you will receive joining instructions over email. When you attend our centre, you can expect to be greeted by a member of staff, who will direct you where to go and answer any of your questions. Our expert tutors will ensure to provide you with the skills and knowledge to meet the FREC 3 standard.

In addition to all this - there is tea and coffee always available on site. 


Career Opportunities

FREC 3 can lead to roles such as Event Medical Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more.

It is also a requirement for those working in security and is suitable for those working in Law Enforcement and Fire and Rescue.

After completion of the FREC 3, you can do FREC level 4 next and open up even further job opportunities. We recommend using one of our discounts - read more above.



You must be over 17 years old to book this course.

There are no other requirements.



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 The level 3 FREC course can be used as an alternative to the First Person on Scene Intermediate (FPOSi) qualification

The 3 day QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) re-qualification course is also perfect for those who have already completed an FPOSi qualification and are due to requalify.


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