UKCC Requirements


The qualifications accepted for UKCC purposes are:

  • Recognised Emergency First Aid or 2 day first aid certificate (minimum requirement for UKCC level 1)
  • BHS First Aid certificate or equivalent (minimum requirement for UKCC level 2)

What do the BHS accept?
For the purpose of the BHS Register of Instructors, BHS Examinations and the UKCC taken through the BHS we accept the following:

  • A three-day initial First Aid at Work (FAW) course that meets the HSE criteria and guidelines.
  • A two-day refresher FAW course that meets the HSE criteria and guidelines.
  • A two-day initial BHS First Aid course presented by Skillbase and booked through the BHS
  • A one-day refresher BHS First Aid course presented by Skillbase and booked through the BHS
  • An Ofqual-accredited Level 3 certificate where the course has been run over three days.​