BTACC is an engaging and focused trauma course.
Candidates will be exposed to real-life scenarios, greatly enhanced by live actors and casualty simulation.
BTACC prepares learners to identify and treat ‘time critical’ and life-threatening injuries in a realistic and immersive way that develops skills and confidence.
The QA Level 3 Award in Basic Trauma and Casualty Care (BTACC) (RQF) qualification may be used towards other qualifications at the same and higher levels, plus aid career progression in a relevant profession.
The qualification is ideal for prehospital care providers working in the emergency services and workers in high-risk workplaces with a duty to respond. This includes Police Officers and Firefighters involved in Corresponding or Forced entry schemes and meets Level D of training, as defined by the Faculty of Pre-hospital Care for providers. It is also ideal for Trainers wishing to deliver Basic Trauma & Casualty care (BTACC) and First Aid Trauma & Casualty care (FTACC) courses.
This qualification is valid for a period of 3 years. The Learner needs to undertake annual refresher training and retake the qualification before the certificate expiry date to remain qualified.
Basic Trauma and Casualty Care (BTACC) is part of an Integrated Emergency Care Programme (IECP) developed by the ATACC Group to run seamlessly from basic to advanced medical and rescue training.