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EpicTrails - Outdoor first aid (2 day course) is now full, but you may join the Waiting List.

Organiser's Description

EpicTrails believes that everyone should feel safe when out. As such, we have teamed up with the Bags First Aid (Bags First Aid) to deliver a 2 day outdoor first aid course (both days must be attended). The session will run from 9pm to 4pm on Sunday 10th March and Sunday 17th March 2024 within Milngavie Scout Hall. Also incorporated within the course will be Emergency First Aid at work. 

This course is being run as not for profit by EpicTrails. The course has been largely subsidised by EpicTrails with only a small cost required by participants.

If you need to cancel please get in touch asap. No refunds will be given with less that 7 days until the first day.

Full details below.

2 Day Outdoor First Aid

Course requirements: No previous First Aid knowledge is required. Candidates should wear casual clothing (trousers) and be prepared to spend time outdoors in all weather conditions.

Successful candidates must be fit and able to demonstrate CPR and First Aid including:

Understanding the role of a First-aider
The importance of preventing cross infection
Recording of incidents and actions
Use of available equipment
Aims of First Aid and a First Aider
Safety and risk assessment
Unconscious casualty & Recovery position
Choking
Bleeding & Burns
Asthma Attack
Anaphylaxis and use of Adrenaline Auto-injectors
Poisoning
Resuscitation
Use of AED
Work place First Aid requirements. First Aid Kit contents
Administer First Aid to someone who is suffering from shock
Provide appropriate First Aid for minor injuries including cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and small splinters.

Each course allows practical hands-on experience using casualty simulation and resuscitation manikins. Please be prepared to spend time working on the floor. Training classes are small with no more than 12 participants. This ensures a friendly relaxed atmosphere and individual attention. The course is continuously assessed.

Certificates awarded to successful candidates are valid for three years.

 

Prices

UntilPrice
01 Mar 2024 23:59£25.00

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 10/03/2024

09:00:00 - 16:00:00

Status: Waiting List

Total Places: 11

Places Available: ??

Organiser

Nicola Dawson

Milngavie Scout Hall, Main Street, Milngavie G62 6BX