Outdoor First Aid

£24.50 + VAT

Learn how to manage both minor and major first aid situations in outdoor environments.

 



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Description

Target Audience: Anyone involved in outdoor activities including remote settings.

Course content:

  • Outdoor scene survey
  • First Aid kits and infection control
  • Emergency equipment – outdoor shelters
  • Getting help in an outdoors emergency including air, land, and sea rescue
  • CPR and AED (defibrillator) for adults, infants, and children
  • Drowning
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an Unconscious Casualty
  • Seizures
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Medical conditions including asthma, diabetes and epilepsy
  • Angina, heart attacks and stroke
  • Sepsis and meningitis
  • Fainting, panic attacks
  • Shock including cold water shock
  • Minor Injuries including cuts, grazes, splinters
  • Poisoning including blue-green algae and giant hogweed
  • Injuries to bones, muscles, and joints including suspected spinal injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns including electrical, UV light, and friction (blister) burns
  • Eye, ear, and nose injuries
  • External Bleeding
  • Extremes of Temperature including: hypothermia, frostbite, heat exhaustion, heatstroke, dehydration

Elearning Features

Access the course on any device including PC, tablet and mobile phone

Appeals to all learning styles with interactive quizzes, video and full audio features

Work at your own pace, testing your knowledge as you progress through the course

Progress automatically saved so you can take a break and pick up where you left off