First Response Emergency Care

Our FREC courses are ideal for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance services, the event medical sector or those in high risk workplaces.


Level 3 First Response Emergency Care - In Safe Hands training

Level 3 First Response Emergency Care-FREC 3

FREC 3

This course is ideal for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance services, the event medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces (Close Protection, Maritime Security, or Executive Protection). FREC® is also recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) for licensing purposes.

During this five day course, you will learn how to manage emergency medical situations within our unique simulation training facility. We will call upon your senses and immerse you into a scenario, using sound, light and special effects to complete your learning experience in a way that creates memories.

Level 3 FREC Conversion/Requalification - In Safe Hands training

Level 3 FREC Conversion/Requalification

FREC 3 Conversion / Requalification

This course is ideal for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance services, the event medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces (Close Protection, Maritime Security, or Executive Protection). FREC® is also recognised by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) for licensing purposes.

This three day conversion or re-qualification course is available to those that already hold a valid First Person on Scene Intermediate Course or have other verifiable training (First Responder Level).

Level 4 First Response Emergency Care - In Safe Hands training

FREC 4 Level 4 First Response Emergency Care

FREC 4

This certificate is a further step up from the FREC Level 3. The level 4 course is designed to further your understanding of anatomy and physiology, advance your level of clinical intervention and further prepare you to both assist a Paramedic and access the level 5 Diploma in First Response Emergency and Urgent Care.

The level 4 FREC® course is for those seeking a career in the emergency services, ambulance services, the event medical sector or those who work in high risk workplaces.

First Response Emergency Care - In Safe Hands training

Level 4 Award in Immediate Life Support

ILS 4

This day course is suitable for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide emergency care to patients requiring emergency and urgent care/treatment.

This qualification follows on from FREC 4 as a mandatory requirement and enables a continuous professional development opportunity. To develop and maintain clinical knowledge and skills when responding and providing immediate life support to patients in cardiorespiratory arrest or experiencing life-threatening illness in the prehospital care environment in line with current practice.

Level 5 First Response Emergency and Urgent Care ploma - In Safe Hands training

Level 5 First Response Emergency and Urgent Care

FREUC 5 Diploma

This course brings you a step closer to becoming a registered HCPC Paramedic. Learners will already hold the FREC Level 4 (or equivalent) to access the FREUC Level 5.

The qualification is split into guided learning (15 days at our Simulation Facility) and 750 Hours of Clinical Practice to be completed over two years. The later will be with our national and international partners.