ITC Level 3 Outdoor First Aid Course (8hrs)
The 1 day first aid course is perfect for those working or playing outdoors and want to get the confidence and knowledge to be able to act in an emergency. Enjoying the outdoors is incredibly important to us, and so we are here to equip you with the know-how and confidence to take on the outdoors and all it may bring. It's better to be prepared, than caught out.
You will be learning hands on and in an outdoor environment from our highly experienced instructors who have years of experience teaching first aid and have diverse backgrounds working in the outdoors.
During the course, we will cover
- Roles and Responsibilities
- Dealing with collapse (with and without breathing)
- Monitoring the casulty
- Environment effects
- Heat and cold injuries
- First aid kits
- Outdoor specific scenarios
- Outdoor incident management
This qualification is designed to provide outdoor incident management techniques and latest protocols. This course has a small amount of indoor theory elements but mostly outdoor, practical based learning. We will cover various outdoor scenarios including looking at different terrains and outdoor clothing.
Available all year round
1 Day (8hrs)
Minimum age: 18
Electronic certificates are emailed out to learners approximately 2 weeks after the training.
This fully accredited qualification is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) and is part of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).
This ITC certified award is valid for 3 years. A full course will need to be attended again in 3 years time to revalidate.
The HSE also strongly recommend that annual First Aid Refresher courses (3 hours) are attended to prevent skill fade, maintain confidence and update best practice.
Outdoor clubs / centres
We offer bespoke training for your group either at your venue or ours:
Your centre: £700 + travel expenses.
Our centre: £900 (Brighton Marina or near East Grinstead in Sussex).
Please note: Rates based on a maximum number of 12 persons per course.
All first aid training supplies included on the course.
Old outdoor clothing including waterproofs for the practical elements of the course.