As of midnight on Wednesday, 31 March 2021, Notice 682 of 2020 came into full effect which states that only Education and Training Providers that are QCTO / SETA Accredited & DoEL-approved will be eligible to present First Aid Level 1, 2 and 3 training via Unit Standard training only. The following SAQA Unit Standards have been identified to replace the DoEL First Aid Level 1, 2, and 3 courses and will be the only First Aid training that will be accepted in terms of General Safety Regulation 3.4.
|Level||SAQA US||US Title||NQF Level||Credits|
|1||119567||Perform Basic Life Support and First Aid Procedures||1||5|
|2||120496||Provide Risk-Based Primary Emergency Care/ First Aid in The Workplace||2||5|
|3||376480||Provide First Aid as An Advanced First Responder||3||8|
We are pleased to inform all stakeholders, businesses and students that NOSA is fully accredited with the DoEL and Various SETAs for the below unit standards and prerequisite unit standards. Kindly note that NOSA will no longer be offering First Aid Level 3.
|Level||SAQA US||US Title||NQF Level||Credits||NOSA SETA Accreditation Number||DoEL Accreditation Number|
|1||119567||Perform Basic Life Support and First Aid Procedures. Prerequisite: None||1||5||TETA 04-117 MerSETA: 17- QA/ACC/1083/1 9||CI /159/3/12/1 CI 14/3/12/1|
|2||120496||Provide Risk-Based Primary Emergency Care/ First Aid in The Workplace||2||5||MerSETA: 17- QA/ACC/1083/1 9||CI 14/3/12/1|
|2||14656||Prerequisite: Demonstrate an Understanding of Sexuality and Sexually Transmitted Infections, incl. HIV/AIDS||1||5||TETA 04-117||CI /159/3/12/1|
As of 1 June 2021, the following course timetables and costs will apply to First Aid Level 1 and First Aid Level 2 training:
|Level||SAQA US||US Title||NQF Level||Credits||Duration||Cost (incl. VAT)|
|1||119567||Perform Basic Life Support and First Aid Procedures|
E-learning – with classroom assessment.
|1||5||Self- Study||R 850|
|1||119567||Perform Basic Life Support and First Aid Procedures.||1||5||2||R 1 100|
|2||120496||Provide Risk-Based Primary Emergency Care/First Aid in The Workplace.||2||5||3||R 1 800|
|2||14656||Prerequisite: Demonstrate an Understanding of Sexuality and Sexually Transmitted|
Infections, incl. HIV/AIDS.
|1 & 2||119567||Perform Basic Life Support and First Aid Procedures.||2||15||4||R 2 360|
|1 & 2||120496||Provide Risk-Based Primary Emergency Care/||2||15||4|
|1 & 2||14656||First Aid in The Workplace.||2||15||4|
These First Aid courses are designed to give you the skills needed to handle a range of health and safety-related accidents and crises in the workplace. Get certified and acquire lifesaving skills that can help you respond to emergencies with greater efficiency. Upskill employees to ensure perfect First Aid compliance and 100% safety at your place of business, or brush up your existing knowledge bank with the latest developments in First Aid Training to access greater earnings.
Courses are offered as convenient online study, at workplaces or at our NOSA Colleges across South Africa. Find the course that most suits your needs through SafetyCloud Online or contact firstname.lastname@example.org / +27 87 330 3790 for more information.