Level 4 Award in

Immediate Life Support

1 Day Course

Certificate valid for 1 year

Ofqual regulated

Course Body Title

This course is required to keep your FREC 4 or Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication Qualification Valid.

The QA Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification that has been specifically
designed for those who have a responsibility at work, or in community or voluntary activities to provide emergency care to patients, such as event medical providers, emergency ambulance personnel, registered healthcare professionals and those working in specialist roles within the emergency services and military.

Successful candidates will develop their knowledge and skills in providing immediate life support to patients in cardiorespiratory arrest or experiencing life-threatening illness and injury.

  • Topics include:
  • airway management
  • ILS procedures
  • ILS treatment algorithms
  • Modifications required during cardiac arrest
  • End of life care
  • NEWS 2 Scoring

What's Covered?

Scene management
Methods and procedures needed to assess and
manage an incident
Managing a patient with life-threatening or
non-life threatening illness and injury
Post incident procedures
Airway management
Immediate life support procedures, including:
o Return of Spontaneous Circulation (RoSC)
o Patient handovers
Modifications required during cardiac arrest for:
o Third trimester pregnancy
o Neck stoma
Immediate life support treatment algorithm
End of life care
Using the National Early Warning Score (NEWS)


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