Level 3 Outdoor first aid 16hour (RQF)

Level 3 Outdoor First Aid (RQF)

Level 3 Activity First Aid at Work (RQF)

Course Info: This course is designed to give people working in an outdoor environment an Ofqual certified qualification. The course is recognised by outdoor associations across the UK.

Duration: 2 days

Instructor/Candidate Ratio: 1:12

Length: 2 Days

Time: 09:30 – 18:00

Qualification: Level 2 Activity First Aid at Work, valid for 3 years.

Cost: £99

Private Course (in house): £1100

Content:
The role of the first aider, contents of first aid kits (avoiding cross infection), recording of incidents and accidents, assessing the situation in an emergency, administering first aid to a casualty who;
is unconscious (including seizures),
requires cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR),
is choking,
is wounded or bleeding,
is in shock,
has minor conditions – to include: minor cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters.

Administer first aid to a casualty with;
injuries to bones, muscles, joints including suspected spinal injury,
sudden poisoning,
burns and scalds,
eye injuries,
anaphylactic shock and use of auto-injectors (Epipen)*,

Recognize the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid including heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma, head injuries & diabetes.

Recognize the adjustments needed to be made for the outdoor environment.

You will be instructed to bring active wear clothing as some of the scenarios will take place outdoors.