Immediate Life Support

Pre Hospital Care

Level 4

1 Day Course

Certificate valid for 1 year

Ofqual regulated

What is Immediate Life Support?

The Immediate Life Support Course (ILS) by Qualsafe is required to keep your First Response Emergency Care FREC 4 or Safe Administration of Lifesaving Medication qualification valid. This course can also be used by Health Care Professional staff to revalidate their ILS requirement. It is ideal for doctor’s surgeries and nursing staff, along with event medical staff needing to keep their FREC 4 qualification valid.

What will I learn?

The Qualsafe Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support (RQF) is a nationally recognised qualification is for those who have a responsibility at work, in the 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 Cardio-Respiratory Arrest or experiencing life-threatening illness and injury.

More of what will I learn?

  • 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
  • Return of Spontaneous Circulation (RoSC)
  • Third-trimester pregnancy
  • Neck stoma
  • Immediate life support treatment algorithm
  • End of life care
  • Using the National Early Warning Score (NEWS)

What’s included in the price?

The price includes all equipment, Registration and Certification, refreshments throughout the course.


You MUST hold an in date FREC 4 qualification with proof of CPD or be a registered HCP to be eligible to attend this course.

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Why Choose Cornwall Training?

At Cornwall Training, we pride ourselves on the quality and standards of the training we deliver. As a Nationally Approved Accredited Training Centre, we are committed to providing the very best course experience, from initial contact to renewal. Our high standards are brought to you by our tutors, who are fully qualified experts from professional backgrounds including Ambulance Service, HM Coastguard, Fire Service, and the RNLI.

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Our professional training centre is located in St Austell and has excellent access to the A30 and A38. Where accommodation is required, you can find a Premier Inn just two minutes from the centre. That way, you can conveniently complete all required training in one trip.

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