This course runs for 24 hours over three days with our experienced instructors and the support of REC. This a practical course with both indoor and outdoor scenario based learning. It meets the First Aid requirements for HSE First Aid at Work, Mountain Training, British Canoeing, British Cycling and the Royal Yachting Association. This particular course will involve some more in depth scenarios in a range of environments which are close to Plas y Brenin including lake, river, mountain and forest. The course ratio is up to 1:12.
This longer First Aid course is designed to give the candidate more confidence at dealing with first aid situations in remote locations. And meet the requirements of HSE FAW
* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.
What to Expect
Defining the role of the First Aider, the principles of First Aid and First Aid procedures such as DrABCDE. The course then works through the DrABCDE system with a series of inputs and scenarios
We Will Cover
Signs of life, calling for help, airway issues, CPR and AED’s, bleeding and shock, casualty handling, deformities, common illnesses, Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, burns, poisoning bites and stings and other minor ailments. First Aid kit requirements and the reporting of first aid incidents including RIDDOR. This course covers the requirement for HSE First Aid at Work and goes in to greater depth with longer outdoor scenarios
Taking your basic outdoor first aid and matching it to the HSE requirement, practical, fun and gives you the confidence to perform first aid...