Forestry First Aid

£80pp

FAA Level 3 Award in Forestry First Aid (RQF)

Includes Booklet, Certification and ID Card

Objective

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
  • Farmers
  • Agricultural Operators
  • Remote Workers

Duration

2 Hours of Training


Location

First-2-Aid-U Training Suite, Glasgow (Convenient free parking available). On site instruction available by request.


Course Content

  • Emergency planning and remote medical assistance
  • Catastrophic Bleeding Control
  • Crush injuries
  • Effects of extreme cold
  • Lyme disease

Certification

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.

Numbers

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.

We offer a wide range of courses designed to engage employees in safety culture and reduce workplace accidents.