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2 Day Outdoor First Aid Training 16 Hours

£150.00 + VAT

This Level 3 Foundation Skills in Facilitating First Aid is suitable for self-reliant outdoor activity instructors, teachers or leaders and outdoor learning specialists operating in situations where a number of hazards may be present or help may be up to a few hours away, e.g. outdoor education tutor, mountain leader, D of E assessor, bushcraft instructor, forest school leader, canoe expedition leader.

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This Level 3 Foundation Skills in Facilitating First Aid is suitable for self-reliant outdoor activity instructors, teachers or leaders and outdoor learning specialists operating in situations where a number of hazards may be present or help may be up to a few hours away, e.g. outdoor education tutor, mountain leader, D of E assessor, bushcraft instructor, forest school leader, canoe expedition leader. The course includes both theory and practical sessions, in a relaxed atmosphere, aimed to boost a delegate’s confidence.

Individual price: £150.00 + VAT

This 2 day course is held at our Warminster, Wiltshire training venue BA12 8BT.

Roles and responsibilities for first aiders
Incident management
ABC primary survey
Summoning appropriate help/rescue services
Treatment for unconscious casualties
Treatment for non-breathing casualties
Use of an AED
Treatment for bleeding/shock
Recognition and management of life threatening illness
Recognition and management of drowning/hypothermia
Insulation and shelter
Age awareness for vital signs/CPR/bleeding
Ongoing monitoring and casualty care whilst awaiting help
Secondary survey
Bone, joint and soft tissue injuries
Illness/medical conditions
Poisons, burns
Hypo/hyperthermia, dehydration
Stabilising/insulating/monitoring over time
Providing emotional support and promoting the wellbeing and mental health of first aiders post incident
Treatment of minor issues, e.g. small cuts, blisters, bites, stings, etc
Additional first aid topics specific to the needs of the participants (as required by the environment)

The content of this course is matched to the IOL statement of Good Practice on Outdoor First Aid at Band 3.

Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student, there is no final exam. Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate that is valid for three years.

This course costs £150.00 plus vat, this includes an electronic manual and certificate. There are no additional costs.
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