Coronavirus Update - 22nd May 2020

If you have a certificate that you need to renew please note that the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have updated their guidance and have extended the deadline for requalification to 30th September 2020.

Please refer to the following page on the HSE website for full details.

During the Coronavirus pandemic our courses may have been cancelled, rescheduled or replaced with alternatives such as online learning. If you are interested in a course or want more information about a course already completed please contact the relevant trainer as their policies will vary. For details of courses already scheduled please look at our course diary page.

Thank you.


Choosing the right course - all course types

In addition to the courses shown below our trainers run a range of other specialised courses - please contact them for further info.

 

FIRST AID AT WORK

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Further advice to help you choose a suitable First Aid at Work course is available from the Health and Safety Executive.

What our customers think of this course type:

Pete was very knowledgeable with a wealth of experience and real-life stories to relate the course content too.
Kirsty Bauckham, House Manager, Brewery Arts Centre

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EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK

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Further advice to help you choose a suitable First Aid at Work course is available from the Health and Safety Executive.

What our customers think of this course type:

Way too much of weird "practising" on the floor in couples
Matus Krokker, Portek Ltd

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(MANAGEMENT OF CATASTROPHIC BLEEDING

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Further advice to help you choose a suitable First Aid at Work course is available from the Health and Safety Executive.

(MANAGEMENT OF CATASTROPHIC BLEEDING

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Further advice to help you choose a suitable First Aid at Work course is available from the Health and Safety Executive.

ACTIVITY FIRST AID (1 DAY)

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The 8hr Sports First Aid courses are tailored to those that play, coach or work in sport, particularly those who have a duty of care to others in the sporting environment.

This practical training course cover a wide range of first aid emergencies in the sporting environment including how to assess & treat a casualty who is bleeding, unconscious or stopped breathing. We provide participants with the essential skills needed to confidently and safely hold the fort until emergency help arrives.

This course is suitable for those who have a duty of care to others in sport and will be ‘first on scene’ in the event of a sporting accident including appointed persons, players, leisure / gym instructors, personal trainers, parents & volunteers.

What our customers think of this course type:

It was interactive learning and therefore memorable. Stephen has a wealth of experience to share and was engaging and very knowledgable .
Helen Scully, D of E manager, Cottenham Village College

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ACTIVITY FIRST AID (2 DAY)

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The 12hr Sports First Aid courses are tailored to those that play, coach or work in sport, particularly those who have a duty of care to others in the sporting environment.

This practical training course develops a range of skills necessary for assessing & treating associated injuries & medical emergencies common to sports including cease to play decisions, record keeping and current regulations.

This course is suitable for those who require a more comprehensive background in sports first aid or work in the professional sporting environment including coaches, trainers, therapists, pitch side first aiders & team managers.

OUTDOOR FIRST AID 2 DAY

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This 2-day Outdoor First Aid course is the national benchmark in outdoor first aid designed to be interactive and flexible to suit those working or participating inadventurous activities in remote UK environments.

The practical training course will develop participants’ confidence & skills for assessing & treating associated injuries & medical emergencies on water, rock & land necessary to stabilise a casualty until a rescue team arrive. The training draws strongly on outdoor scenarios to provide hands-on experience in assessing & treating a casualty outdoors.

The course is delivered over a minimum 16hrs & 2-days. It is suitable for awards such as Single Pitch Award, Mountain Leader Award, Mountain Instructor Award, Mountain Instructor Certificate, Guides, Local Cave & Mine Leader Award, Cave Instructor Certificate, Trail Cycle Leader Award, Mountain Bike Leader Award & Snowsport Instructors.

Our courses are approved and recognised by all UK Outdoor National Governing Bodies including, Mountain Training UK, British Orienteering, British Caving Association, British Cycling & British Association of Snowsport Instructors.

What our customers think of this course type:

after 20 years of doing First aid courses at last someone how has made it truley relivant to the out door environment, with out turning it into experdition medican!
Dave Carpenter

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OUTDOOR FIRST AID 1 DAY

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This 1-day Outdoor First Aid course is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts including mountaineers, hill walkers, climbers, canoeists, kayakers, cavers, mountain bikers & outdoor instructors / coaches requiring only an 8hr Outdoor First Aid Certificate.

The practical training course will develop participants’ confidence & skills for assessing & treating a casualty in a semi-remote environment until further help arrives.

The course is suitable for the Duke of Edinburgh Award and coaching qualifications including Canoe & Kayak (Paddlesport) Coaches, Dinghy Sailing Instructors, Basic Expedition Leadership Award, Orienteering Coaches & Cycle Coaching. Our courses are approved and recognised by the UK Outdoor National Governing Bodies including Sports Leaders UK, British Orienteering, British Canoeing, Royal Yachting Association & British Cycling.

What our customers think of this course type:

Enjoyed the course, plenty of practical content without having to sit and just watch videos.
Derick Scott Eland

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CYCLING FIRST AID

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First Aid for cycling

MANAGEMENT OF CATASTROPHIC BLEEDING

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MANAGEMENT OF CATASTROPHIC BLEEDING

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SPORTS FIRST AID

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PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID

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What our customers think of this course type:

the course is first class and has built confidence in responding to a critical condition and given a desire to learn more
Janet Quinn, TODDLER GROUP LEADER , EMMANUEL COMMUNITY CHURCH

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PAEDIATRIC EMERGENCY FIRST AID

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This qualification is aimed at those working in an early years setting who require a first aid qualification for emergency paediatric first aid

The Emergency Paediatric First aid meets the requirements for those working in early years setting, however, the setting should ensure that they also have suitable numbers of staff with a ‘2-day’ qualification such as the Paediatric First Aid

FOREST SCHOOLS FIRST AID

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What our customers think of this course type:

Pete was friendly and welcoming throughout the course and encouraged people to share just the right amount of their own experiences and stories to help give further insight to the area we were discussing. The course had a common sense approach with lots of opportunity to practice with real life scenarios discussed. I would wholeheartedly recommend this course and Pete, I had a really interesting and enjoyable two days and left feeling infinitely more confident and competent.
Vanessa Bear, Bear Woods & Wellbeing

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AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATOR (AED)

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This comprehensive 4 hour AED course covers the core competencies of the UK Resuscitation Council and is designed to instruct the students in the use of an AED. The topics covered are regarded as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation.

What our customers think of this course type:

The course was delivered very well, the content was very good and contained a lot of real life experience which made the course interesting throughout, Thanks very much.
Darryl Hall, Electrical Engineer, Bainbridge Electrical

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BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

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MEDICAL GASSES

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What our customers think of this course type:

Excellent course well delivered
Graeme Woodman, Lake Wardens

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MOVING AND HANDLING

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KENTDALE

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In house training

What our customers think of this course type:

Great day, thanks to all the trainers
Les English

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ANAPHYLATIC REACTIONS

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What our customers think of this course type:

Thanks to Pete Cunningham from First Aid Cumbria for delivering an enjoyable 2 day Outdoor First Aid course and to Girl Guiding Leeds for providing Robin Hole as the venue.
Tommy Hogg

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BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

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CPC COURSES

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This course is approved by the Joint Approvals Unit for Periodic Training (JAUPT) to meet Driver CPC training (Certificate of Professional Competence) requirements for professional drivers of large goods vehicles and passenger carrying vehicles.

The course counts towards 14 hours can be split into two 7 hour hours ) of the required 35 hours training and provides you with the skills and confidence needed to administer first aid in emergency situations while on the road.

What our customers think of this course type:

Cheers
Mel Sugden, outdoor teacher, oneeducation ghyll head

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