First Aid Courses

Outdoor Forest School First Aid Training

16 hours (2 Days) programme

Course content includes:

  • Safe best practice
  • A systematic approach to incident management in the outdoors
  • Unconsciousness, causes and treatment
  • External bleeding, internal bleeding and shock
  • Resuscitation procedures including choking
  • Injury management outdoors, including burns anaphylactic shock, electric shock, choking, fractures, poisoning
  • Illness recognition and management, including meningitis, epilepsy, asthma, sickle cell, diabetes
  • Managing thermal (heat, cold) problems

Paediatric First Aid Training

16 hours (2 Days) programme

Course content includes:

  • Safe best practice
  • Planning for and dealing with first aid emergencies involving babies and children
  • Resuscitation
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Electric shock
  • Bleeding
  • Burns and scalds
  • Choking
  • Fractures (head, neck and back)
    in babies
  • Poisoning
  • Eye injuries
  • Bites and stings
  • Extreme heat and cold
  • Epilepsy, asthma, sickle cell, diabetes
  • Meningitis and other serious sudden illness