Outdoor First Aid – 16 Hour Course

A 16 hour Outdoor First Aid training course. The training fulfills the requierments of a range of National Governing Body Awards, including Mountain Training and British Canoeing & Cycling.

Topics covered

Students will be given the knowledge such as what are the roles and responsibilities of the first aider in the outdoors, how to assess an incident and recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness when working out of doors as an award holder. Students will also cover the key first aid skills in CPR and use of an AED and assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness such as chest injuries, spinal injuries, hypothermia and anaphylaxis when out of doors.

Assessment method

Students are assessed by a practical demonstration, oral questioning and completing a multi-choice question paper.

Certification 

Upon successful completion each student will be awarded the QNUK L3 Award in Outdoor First Aid (RQF) that is valid for 3-years.

Under the current guidelines it is ”strongly recommended” that first aid trained staff attend a half-day update every 12 months – before completing full re-qualification training at the three year point.

Pricing & Booking

The cost of this course is £600 fully inclusive, when run at your venue. This is for a group of up to 6.

The cost of this course is £900 fully inclusive, when run at your venue. This is for a group up to 12.

The cost of this course for individuals attending our training centres is £150 per person fully inclusive.

The above prices includes certification and manual. There are no additional costs.

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