Course typeREC Emergency First Aid
Course length2 days
Who's it for?Aimed at teachers, group leaders, outdoor instructors and anyone who might need to use their first aid skills in remote or rural areas. The course validates outdoor qualifications with MLT, RYA, BCU and SMBLA.
Content Avoiding the accident in the first place - keeping you and your group safe
Your priorities if it does all go wrong
CPR, rescue breathing and choking
Remote issues
Mechanism of injury and taking a history
Sprains and strains
Breaks and bleeds
Hot and cold injuries
Spinal issues and major injuries
Problems specific to Climbing/Biking/Skiing/Paddlesport
George Fell 2008-2017