Outdoor First Aid - 2 day course Thursday Oct 3rd and Friday Oct 4th 2019

  • Where Groundwork North Wales, 3-4 Plas Power Rd, Tanyfron, Wrexham, LL11 5SZ
  • When
  • Book £130+vat Please call or email to book 01978 757524 / training@groundworknorthwales.org.uk Alternatively book online via Eventbrite
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DESCRIPTION

This comprehensive two-day course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way, particularly where professional medical help is not immediately available.

If your assessment of First Aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aiders in outdoor activity, then this Level 3 qualification will provide you with suitable and highly trained personnel.

SYLLABUS - A range of First Aid related subjects are covered including:

• First Aid Equipment

• Assessment of the situation                  

• Prioritising treatment            

• Fractures and spinal injuries                          

• Environmental factors              

• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty                 

• Moving a casualty                              

 • Shock (including Anaphylaxis)                 

• Heart attacks                                                          • Choking                  

• Head injuries                                                           • Eye injuries            

• Chest injuries                                                          • Abdominal injuries

• Burns and scalds                                                   • Asthma

• Epilepsy                                                                     • Hypothermia         

• Heat exhaustion                                                     • Bites and stings     

• Bandaging                                                                • Control of bleeding

• Poisoning                                                                  • Sprains and strains

• Diabetes                                                                    • Frostbite

• Minor injuries 

CERTIFICATION

Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor each day, along with a written assessment on each day. A three year Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. No external assessors are required. 

NEED MORE INFORMATION 

For more information or to book courses with Groundwork, contact the Training Team on 01978 757 524 or email training@groundworknorthwales.org.uk