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.

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Really enjoyable hands on course, there was no boring presentation slide after presentation slide.
Bev Angel, Lead Science Technician, Hinchingbrooke School

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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.

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All in all a very enjoyable course once it got going, nice to be on a course with people from so many different work environments, normally courses I attend are all admin based staff, this was much more interesting talking about how people would deal with incidents in all the different situations, more like real life situations.
Julie Galea

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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:

Excellent course delivered by a very professional and knowledgeable trainer
Liz Connelly

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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:

An enjoyable course that took away the scary bits of First Aid and added in the practical and useful. Great tutor who got the points across very well in a very pleasant environment, with yummy lunches and sunshine. I couldn't ask for more! Thank you K
Kiersten Cutts

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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:

Excellent trainer. Highly recommended course. Thanks. Mike
Mike Pickering, House parent, Keswick School

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PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID

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I really enjoyed the course. The trainers were incredibly knowledgeable and shared lots of amusing anecdotes which enhanced my learning.
Shirley King, Heversham St. Peters C of E School

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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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Peter skilfully covered every aspect of first aid for forest school providers, in a way that was memorable and highly accessible, with a down-to-earth approach that demystified the role! His own experience as a first aider in a range of contexts really enhanced the course. Thank you!
Linda Valenti, Forest School Leader, Frith Forest School

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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:

Fantastic, wouldn't want to go anywhere else, the fact that Angie and Andy are both currently serving paramedics makes all the difference.
Beverley Tattersall, Teacher , Beetham C of E School

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BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

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MEDICAL GASSES

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The course was delivered in a relaxed yet professional manner with just the right mix of theory and practical. My confidence levels have been significantly enhanced by this course and the way it was delivered.
Steve Phelps, Lake Warden, Southlakeland District Council

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MOVING AND HANDLING

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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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