REC Emergency First Aid At Work In The Outdoor Environment
REC First Aid Award
This REC First Aid training course is specifically designed for the outdoor environment. You will learn how to be a first-responder applying practical indoor and outdoor scenario-based first aid learning to real-life situations.
It meets the First Aid requirements for HSE Emergency First Aid at Work, Mountain Training, British Canoeing, British Cycling and the Royal Yachting Association.
You will become a confident First Aider in the Outdoor Environment and meet the requirements of HSE EFAW. You'll come away from this course with the skills and knowledge to manage casualties in the outdoor environment, giving you even more confidence and enjoyment in all your adventures.
* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.
What to Expect
This first aid training course runs for 16-hours over two days with our experienced instructors and the support of REC.
Signs of life, calling for help, airway issues, CPR and AED’s, bleeding and shock, casualty handling, deformities, common illnesses, Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, burns, bites and stings and other minor ailments. First Aid kit requirements and report of first aid incidents. This course covers the requirement for HSE Emergency First Aid at Work
The best, most practical first aid for all outdoor instructors…
Although you don’t need to bring any specific First Aid equipment, you should be prepared for whatever the weather will be. We suggest the following as a minimum: Waterproof clothing Warm clothing Hat Gloves Sunglasses
Be prepared to undertake first aid scenarios out of doors whatever the weather. Be prepared to work indoors and take notes.