REC Mountain First Aid
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 3 Days
  • 12 People to 1 instructor

REC Mountain First Aid

  • Far
  • First Aid
  • REC First Aid Award
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Overview

This course runs for 24 hours over three days with an experienced mountaineering instructor with 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 and those of Mountain Training. This particular course will involve some more in depth scenarios in local mountain environments. The course ratio is up to 1:12.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

To become a confident First Aider in the stated Environment. And meet the requirements of HSE EFAW

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

We Will Cover


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 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 activity related outdoor scenarios

Experience Required

None

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

All First Aid training equipment is provided.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

Start your training

Length
3 Days
Start Date
9th October, 2019
Spaces left
2
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
4th November, 2019
Spaces left
10
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
25th November, 2019
Spaces left
10
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
13th January, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
29th January, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
17th February, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
9th March, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
30th March, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£382
Length
3 Days
Start Date
18th April, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
25th April, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
18th May, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
15th June, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
29th June, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
15th July, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
20th July, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
17th August, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
7th October, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
2nd November, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
23rd November, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
30th November, 2020
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
11th January, 2021
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
27th January, 2021
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
15th February, 2021
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
Length
3 Days
Start Date
8th March, 2021
Spaces left
12
Cost
£0
This course will help you become

HSE First Aid at Work qualified, or refreshed.

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