A two day course (16 hours), run by Chris Brain.
The emergency first aid course is designed to introduce a systematic way of first aid for managing casualties. Topic learning and practicals intermixed with scenarios of real situations. The course includes:
- The fundamental workings of the body, in particular the heart, lungs & airway
- Assessing a casualty
- Introduces a system to cope with all incidents as safely as possible
- Deciding how to deal with an accident or incident
- Awareness of delayed medical help and adverse environmental conditions
First aid training with the REC scheme is easy and fun. The course is progressive by building on each session, introducing new scenarios to test all techniques for:
- Emergency: vital signs • emergency action • airway • unconscious • choking • bleeding • breathing and circulation • cpr
- Environment: heat stress • cold stress • hot injuries • cold injuries
- Illness: chest pain • stroke • asthma • epilepsy • diabetes
- Injury: head • spine • chest • abdomen • pelvis • bones • soft tissue • eye
- Rescue: transportation • communication
- The Emergency first aid course is certified for three years and is an entry point for the REC scheme. It is the approved course for RYA, BCU, MLTB.
The course runs over two days, on 24th & 25th April 2018 from 9.30am until 5.00pm. You can book your space below, or over the phone by calling 0161 230 7006.
9.30am - 5.00pm
£110 (for two days)
24/04/2018 - 25/04/2018