This qualification forms part of the QA First Aid suite of qualifications. The qualification and learning outcomes are based on the recommendations of:
- Resuscitation Council (UK)
- Skills for Health Assessment Principles for First Aid
This QA qualification outlines a range of knowledge and practical skills in providing basic life support for adults and children. Learners will practise assessing and managing a casualty who needs basic life support. This qualification specification provides information for Centres about the delivery of the QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (QCF) and includes the unit information, assessment methods and quality assurance arrangements.
QA Level 2 Award in Basic Life Support for Adults and Children (QCF)