Max Persons: 12
Duration: 1 Day (8 hours)
This combination of courses provides those who are successful with the necessary knowledge and skills to manage a wide range of life threatening conditions, including catastrophic bleeding, as well as how to deal with smaller injuries. The course can be spread over one or two days; to be confirmed by mutual agreement.
- Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
- Assessing an incident
- Recording incidents, RIDDOR, Product Data Sheets
- Unconscious casualties (including seizure)
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator
- Wounds and bleeding
- Catastrophic bleeding
- Trauma bandages
- Haemostatic agents
- Crush injuries
- Lyme’s Disease
Successful candidates will be awarded the Ofqual regulated Emergency First Aid at Work certificate and the First Aid Awards regulated certificate in Forestry First Aid (also known as “+F”). Both awards are valid for 3 years.
This regulated course is certificated by the Awarding Organisation: First Aid Awards.
Duration: 8 hours
Maximum Group size: maximum of 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor
Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessment
Pre-requisite: Candidates must successfully complete the Emergency First Aid at Work course before completing the Forestry First Aid module.