Forest Knights are running a 2 day 16 hour outdoor first aid course 2nd- 3rd March 2019 This fully certified course will take you from novice first wider to a confident and competent first person on scene. Our courses are designed specifically for those working and travelling in the outdoors. The course is designed for those that maybe more than 60 minutes from help. Whether you are a bushcrafter, a paddler or a mountaineer you will get something from our course. The course also fits the criteria for the Forestty Commissions F Plus Award. Subjects covered. DAY 1 First Aid and the UK Laws. Health and Safety at Work Act. First Aid Regulations etc. UK RESUS Council Guidlines. Principals of First Aid in remote locations. Leadership and communication. Primary Assessment Secondary Assessment Focussed Assessments and Distracting Injury. Breathing & Circulation Principals of Resuscitation ABCDE Airway Obstruction / Airway Management Casualty Simulations and demonstrations will continue throughout the day and into the evening. Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries Crush Injuries. Choking DAY 2. Group Discussion. Disorders of Consciousness and Head Injury Disorders of Circulation Casualty Simulation. Bleeding and wound management including use of tourniquets. Evacuation Techniques Tick Bourne Infections etc Burns Drowning Final Assessment. Whilst there is no examination on our intermediate course we feel strongly that group leaders and those travelling to remote locations carry a responsibility to be able to act quickly and effectively should the worst happen. Therefore to ensure you receive a Forest Knights certificate we need to ensure that every candidate has the skills understanding to make the correct choices to ensure the best possible outcome. Usual price on our Website is £100. BCUK members £70.00 er person. Camping is free on site. Refreshments provided however this is a self catered course. Numbers are strictly limited so if you’re interested let me know ASAP.