Description

This one day, 7hour, course is ideal for those who operate in an outdoor setting such as urban parks, but do not need to satisfy a National Governing Body requirement.

It introduces the themes of outdoor first aid, and teaches you what to do in an outdoor emergency when help is close to hand in an urban environment.  Also relevant to workplaces where a low hazard outdoor environment is used, such as park rangers and ecological consultants who operate in urban environments.

Urban, or low level walk and cycling leaders. Urban based park rangers or environmental consultants.

Theoretical training and practical scenarios are used together. You will be very active on this course, come prepared to get involved!

Accreditations

First Aid Training Co-operative exceed the HSE Employers' Due Diligence requirements for first aid training providers.

We have ISO9001 Certification and are also members of the Federation of First Aid Training Organisations.

You can rely on our quality assured systems for the correct accreditation of your course.

Certificate Validity

3 Years

Course Content List

Emergency First Aid at Work core course content:

  • Vital signs
  • Incident management – a systematic approach to managing first aid incidents - ABC
  • Airway Management – causes and treatment of unconscious collapse
  • Recovery Positions and other safe airway positions
  • Breathing Problems - cardiac arrest CPR in adults and children, 
  • Heart attack, Angina and other medical emergencies
  • AED / Defibrillator use
  • Choking in adults and children
  • Circulation Problems – Internal bleeding, external bleeding and treatment for Shock
  • Bandaging issues
  • Minor injury (cuts, splinters, minor burns)
  • Accident reporting

Additional outdoor content varies according to the group, but may include a selection from the following: 

  • Hypothermia and Hyperthermia
  • Lyme's Disease
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Head Injuries and helmet removal
  • Recognition and Treatment of damage to upper limb injuries 
  • Casualty insulation and protection

Upcoming Events

Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) + Outdoor. 1 day, 7 hours. This course includes the full EFAW syllabus, plus relevant outdoor content tailored to your groups' requirements.

We don’t currently have any public courses of this type scheduled. Please contact us to enquire about private course availability.

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