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First Aid Awards is an awarding organisation specialising in first aid, health and safety, food safety, safeguarding and related qualifications. They are regulated by Ofqual and SQA Accreditation and our qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF).

Edenfield are pleased to offer a range of FAA qualifications.

Highfield a global leader in work-based learning and apprenticeship qualifications and one of the UK’s most recognisable awarding organisations. They are regulated by Ofqual, Qualifications Wales, SQA Accreditation, the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA), and the Security Industry Authority (SIA).

Edenfield are pleased to offer a range of qualifications as a Highfield Approved Centre.

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The First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) is one of the largest totally independent regulators of first aid in the UK. FAIB approves, monitors and regulates providers in order to guarantee consistency of standards, and is recognised by HSE and the Department for Education.

Edenfield are pleased to be an FAIB approved centre (no. 26/21 852).

The UK Register of Learning Providers is a ‘one-stop’ portal to be used by government departments, agencies, learners, and employers to share key information about learning providers. The UKRLP allows providers to update their information in one place and share this across multiple agencies.

Edenfield is registered as a provider with the UKLRP, and as such is able to exchange information with organisations including the the Skills Funding Agency, the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and UCAS.

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A training provider partnership with the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) gives providers an opportunity to have their education and training reviewed against professional standards in the sport, fitness, leisure, and physical activity sector. It also enables accredited activity to be used as CPD activity by sport and physical activity practitioners.

Edenfield are proud to be a CIMSPA training provider.


The Federation of First Aid Training Organisations (FOFATO) represents providers which in turn creates an organisation that is democratic, has a powerful voice, offers high standards of training and can bring the industry together in order to achieve its full and true potential.

Edenfield are proud to be a member of FOFATO (membership no. 884).

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) regulates qualifications, examinations and assessments in England. They have a statutory duty to ensure the quality and validity of qualifications under the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009 and the Education Act 2011.

Edenfield are proud to deliver Ofqual regulated qualifications via their awarding organisations.

The Disability Confident scheme supports employers to make the most of the talents disabled people can bring to the workplace. The scheme aims to help organisations successfully recruit and retain disabled people and those with health conditions. Being Disability Confident is a unique opportunity to lead the way in the community.

Edenfield is pleased to be registered as a Disability Confident Committed employer.