Remote Emergency Care; Outdoor First Aid Level 1 (8hr)
A one-day certificated practical option in our range of outdoor first aid courses. The course involves plenty of hands-on practice including outdoor scenarios. It is perfect for teachers, outdoor workers, fieldworkers and Duke of Edinburgh first aid.
- Scene management and personal protection
- Legal considerations
- The DRABCDE of first aid
- Dealing with unconscious patients
- Opening the airway
- The Safe Airway Position
- Assessing breathing
- Serious bleeding
- Dealing with spinal injuries
- Communicating for help
- Dehydration, hypothermia, hyperthermia
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
The course focuses on first response skills and the ability to deal with a life-threatening incident when a more experienced first aider is not available. It is one of our most popular outdoor first aid courses being ideal for outdoor workers, teachers and anyone looking to learn the core skills for dealing with first aid situations in an outdoor setting. It is perfect for both students and staff looking for Duke of Edinburgh first aid courses and meets the needs of a range of organisations, employers and awarding bodies who request an 8 hour, outdoor focused first aid course.
This course is run regularly as an open course for individuals but is also very popular as an in-house bespoke course within schools, universities and companies. It is often run alongside field safety or driver training programs to give a tailored training package.
If you would like to discuss the options or are not sure which course would suit you then please just drop us a line.