Our yearly refresher is valid while your certificate is in date.
Our courses are taught by Pete Rich who is an outdoor instructor and has many years of experience with event first aid and is a first responder for the ambulance service. We use simulated wounds, blood and scenarios which are very life like and as real as we can make it.
Pete Rich runs our courses. He is an experienced outdoor instructor, with many years of experience working with both children and adults. He is a Community First Responder for the ambulance service and has provided first aid cover for large events on behalf of private medical companies; his extensive first-hand experience helps him bring first aid training to life. Our courses involve realistic scenarios, including bleeding wound prosthetics and realistic moulages to desensitise learners to the shock of dealing with these situations in real life, and put learning into context through kinaesthetic experiences.
Level 3 Paediatric First Aid : 2 day course, units 1 & 2
Cost : from £100
This course has been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care.
It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and infants, who wish to gain a nationally accredited Level 3 Award.
This two-day course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Ofsted. In order to obtain this qualification, you must attend both days and complete the two units of accreditation.
A range of subjects are covered including :
Level 3 Outdoor First Aid : 2 day course
Cost : from £100
If your assessment of First Aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aiders in outdoor activity, then this Level 3 qualification will provide you with suitable and highly trained personnel.
This comprehensive two-day course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way, particularly where professional medical help is not immediately available.
This course fulfils the requirements of the First Aid element of the expedition syllabus and it is suitable for the Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh awards.
There is sufficient content in this course to satisfy the requirements of the HSE in respect of Emergency First Aid at Work. An additional certificate can be provided to evidence this to an employer.
A range of outdoor First Aid related subjects are covered including :
Level 3 First Aid at Work : 3 day course
Cost : 3 day FAW £150 (Outdoor course add on £20, Oxygen therapy £30 (1 extra day))
It is a requirement of the Health & Safety law that employers provide a safe and healthy environment to work in. If your assessment of first aid needs highlights the need for qualified first aiders, then this level 3 qualification (level 6 in Scotland) will provide you with suitable, highly trained personnel.
This comprehensive three-day course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way. In addition, this course will include any protocol changes that may have arisen since their last training course.
This course will give the participants a qualification to the highest level of First Aid, meeting the statutory requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
A range of subjects are covered in :