Forestry First Aid
FAA Level 3 Award in Forestry First Aid (RQF)
Includes Booklet, Certification and ID Card
This qualification has been designed to provide the knowledge and competence for a learner to deal with emergency first aid situations in a forestry/agricultural environment. This qualification is designed to supplement a First Aider’s existing First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification and covers the recommended topics stated in the Forestry Commission First Aid policy 2015.
Who should attend?
Suitable for anyone working in remote or inaccessible areas where quick access to medical facilities are not available. This is valid for three years.
This course would suit :
- Forestry Workers
- Agricultural Operators
- Remote Workers
2 Hours of Training
First-2-Aid-U Training Suite, Glasgow (Convenient free parking available). On site instruction available by request.
- Emergency planning and remote medical assistance
- Catastrophic Bleeding Control
- Crush injuries
- Effects of extreme cold
- Lyme disease
Assessment is ongoing by the instructor and a three year qualification will be issued to those who satisfy the criteria.
Includes certification for 3 years, Id Card and Booklet.
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course and all candidates must be a minimum of 14 years of age.
Refresher Training and re-qualification is essential to keep up to date in the First Aid environment.