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Emergency Outdoor First Aid

2 Days

The Emergency First Aid (2 day) course is very popular with anybody whose interest take them out into the hills and mountains, be it walking, climbing, biking, paragliding, horse riding or simply just enjoying them!   This course is designed to give you the practical skills and knowledge to be more prepared should a first aid incident occur, especially if this happens to be in a remote area.

A two day modular course. The emergency first aid course is designed to introduce a systematic method of first aid for managing casulaties. The course is a balance of learning and practical, intermixed with scenarios of real life situations. The course includes:- the fundamental workings of the body, in particular the heart, lungs and airway; assessing a casualty; introduces a system to cope with all incidents as safely as possible; deciding how to deal with an accident or incident; awareness of delayed medical help and adverse environmental conditions

Course Content:

  • Principles of First Aid
  • Vital signs
  • Emergency Action & Safety– a methodical system to manage emergencies safely
  • Airway Problems – recognising airway problems and managing the airway
  • Safe Airway Position & Casualty care
  • CPR – cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Breathing Problems – coping with choking, Asthma
  • Circulation Problems – shock, chest pain, collapsing, heart stoppage
  • Unconsciousness – collapsing, what can it be? What do you do?
  • Bleeding – treating bleeding from open wounds
  • Major Damage and Shock
  • Environmental Injuries – Hypothermia, Frostbite and Frost Nip, Hyperthermia
  • Major Injuries - Head Injuries, Stroke, Chest Injury, Heart Attack, Stomach, Pelvis, Spine (inc casualty transportation)
  • Head to Toe Checks
  • Limb injuries - Bones, Muscles, Joints, Slings, Splints and Soft Tissue
  • Common Medical Conditions - Diabetes, Seizures, Anaphylactic Shock
  • Burns
  • Eye Injuries
  • Triage

The Qualification

  • The Emergency first aid course is certified for three years.

It is the approved course for :MBLA (SMBLA), UKMBLA, MIAS, CTC, MLTUK - ML summer and winter, RYA, BASI, ASSI, BCU, BOF and most other Governing Bodies.

Need more information?

Call Jonathan on 07738 288552

Why choose 1FirstAid1?

  • North Wales’s Leading provider
  • Fun, but educational
  • Hands on
  • Quality venues
  • We use a wide range of teaching styles to help you learn
  • Enjoyable
  • Amazing value
  • You’ll leave with increased confidence and knowledge

First Aid Courses

1FirstAid1 - Providing High Quality, Great Value First Aid Training

  • 1 day REC Emergency First Aid at Work - just £68
  • 2 day REC Emergency First Aid - only £110
  • 2 day REC * First Aid at Work Refresher - just £120
  • 3 day REC First Aid at Work - £165

* You can atend a First Aid at Work refresher course upto 3 months before your current certificate expires and upto 28 days after, however you will not be able to act as a First Aider for the business if the certificate has expired.