First Aid Training Devon & Cornwall
Discover unparalleled First Aid training in Devon and Cornwall with our QNUK and Qualsafe-accredited courses. Our Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work is ideal for low-risk settings, while the upgraded First Aid at Work course suits higher-risk environments.
Tailored & Specialised Courses
For child safety in early years settings, our Emergency Paediatric First Aid and Paediatric First Aid courses align with foundation stage requirements.
Elevate your skills with our FREC3 course, covering medical gases and pain relief, or add our £10 Catastrophic Bleeding module for advanced training.
Trainers you can trust
All our first aid courses are delivered by experienced and qualified Response Medics to a minimum of FPOSi / FREC 3. We can provide courses ranging in basic life support (CPR) to the use of AEDs (Defib) to Management of Catastrophic bleeding and utilising Tourniquets and haemostatic agents. Led by experienced Paramedics and Medics, our courses offer comprehensive, affordable First Aid training. Trust Gardant Training Academy for First Aid training that combines safety, expertise, and affordability. Contact us today to find out how we can tailor our courses to meet your specific training requirements.
First Aid - Training Courses
Enhance safety skills with First Aid courses in Devon and Cornwall by Gardant Security. From Emergency First Aid at Work to Paediatric First Aid, learn life-saving techniques and gain confidence in handling medical situations. Explore our comprehensive training for effective response and care.
QNUK Level 3 Award In Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) POA
Guided learning hours: 6 hrs – 1 day – Validity: 3 years
This qualification is aimed at those over 16 who are able to undertake the responsibilities associated with being an emergency first aider and is the choice of many employers to ensure they are meeting the requirements of the Health and Safety (first aid) Regulations 1981 The QNUK Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (RQF) is ideal for those employers that need to meet the minimum requirement of first aid regulations; typically, those working in shops, offices and other low risk environments.
QNUK Level 3 Award In First Aid at Work (RQF) POA
Guided learning hours: 18hrs – 3 days ( 2 days for those completing a re-qualification) – Validity: 3 years
This qualification is for those undertaking the role of a first aider in the workplace. The QNUK Level 3 Award in First aid at Work (RQF) has been developed in conjunction with other AOs and supports employers to meet their requirements under the Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981 and is ideal for those working in a higher risk environment or a larger workforce.
QNUK Level 3 Award In Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) POA
Guided learning hours: 6 hrs – 1 day – Validity: 3 years
This qualification is aimed at those working in an early years setting who require a first aid qualification for emergency paediatric first aid. The QNUK Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First aid (RQF) meets the requirements for those working in an early years setting, however, the setting should ensure that they also have suitable numbers of staff with a ‘2 day’ qualification such as the QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First aid (RQF).
QNUK Level 3 Award In Paediatric First Aid (RQF) POA
Guided learning hours: 12hrs – 2 days – Validity: 3 years
This qualification is aimed at those working in an early years setting who require a paediatric first aid qualification to meet the early years foundation stage requirements. The QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First aid (RQF) is seen as the most common qualification for early years practitioners and is delivered over 2 days.
Additional Module: Management of Catastrophic Bleeding Extra £10
We can offer First Aid courses that specialize in the following disciplines (Please contact us for further info):
First aider on Forestry Commission land +F
Activity / Sports First Aid
Forest School First Aid
Outdoor Activity First Aid
Guided Learning Hours: extra 1 hour
Validity: 3 years
Management of Catastrophic Bleeding) (RQF) - add on module £10
Management of Catastrophic Bleeding (RQF) is ideal as a “bolt on” module to FAW or EFAW for those employers that need to meet the minimum requirement of first aid regulations, but where the management of catastrophic bleeding is a significant risk.
Learners will be taught the use of appropriate Trauma Dressings, haemostatic agents and a manufactured tourniquet. Learners will be able to demonstrate the correct treatment in line with a stepwise Trauma approach. Realistic Simulation / Blood and wounds will be used.
Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Response Emergency Care - FREC 3 (RQF) POA
Guided learning hours: 35 hrs – 5 days – Validity: 3 years
Gardant Training Academy proudly offers the Qualsafe Level 3 Award in First Response Emergency Care (RQF), also known as FREC 3. This comprehensive 5-day course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and practical skills needed for a range of prehospital emergency care situations. The course covers essential topics such as the administration of emergency oxygen, trauma patient management, and major illnesses. It fulfils the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D and is ideal for those looking to work or volunteer as first responders in various high-risk environments.
6 x practical assessments/skills tests
3 x theory assessments (multiple choice question papers)
1 x invigilated exam.
With a blend of practical assessments and theory tests, successful learners will receive a personalised Qualsafe Level 3 Award e-Certificate, making you a valuable asset in emergency care scenarios.
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Where are the training locations offered by Gardant Training Academy?
Based in Barnstaple, North Devon, Gardant Training Academy naturally serves clients in nearby areas such as Bideford and Ilfracombe, extending to other regions across Devon, Cornwall, and Somerset. Our reach also includes locations such as Exeter, Plymouth, Torbay (covering Paignton and Torquay), Taunton, Tiverton, Minehead, Newton Abbot, Okehampton, and Yeovil. However we welcome clients from all over the UK and can also visit your premises.
What is the average size of a training group at Gardant Training Academy?
The size of our training groups varies depending on the specific course. Typically, our courses accommodate between 6 to 12 participants.
Can Gardant Training Academy conduct on-site training sessions at our business premises?
Absolutely! For group bookings, we can provide on-site training at your business premises, given that the facilities meet our training standards.
Are the trainers at Gardant Training Academy certified and experienced in their fields?
Every trainer at Gardant Training Academy is a seasoned expert in their domain. They not only possess all the necessary qualifications but also surpass the standard requirements. With years of training experience and a rich operational background, they ensure the highest calibre of course delivery.
How do I book on to a course?
To book a course, simply click on the provided link and fill out the brief form to kickstart your training journey.