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Forest Schools First Aid

This course is designed for Forest Schools to teach basic first aid skills over two days meeting the guidelines of Forest Schools. 

This qualification is available as a ProTrainings qualification and you can also request an Endorsed certificate from TQUK if required for an extra charge.  The course is the same for both certificates.

  • Scene management and personal protection
  • Legal considerations
  • The ABCDE of first aid
  • Dealing with unconscious patients
  • Airway management and the Safe Airway Position
  • Choking
  • Asthma
  • Serious bleeding
  • Burns
  • Managing head injuries
  • Spinal injuries
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in the wilderness
  • Management of shock, including anaphylaxis and the use of auto-injectors
  • Vital signs and patient monitoring
  • Fracture management
  • Wound management – cuts, grazes, road rash and blisters
  • Diabetes 
  • Hypothermia
  • Dehydration 
  • Hyperthermia
  • Heart disease
  • Seizures
  • Stroke
  • First Aid Plus Student Manual Version V7.0 - 2015 guidelines with ERC first aid changes
  • Russian Student Manual V7.0
  • Adult CPR Flowchart
  • Celox leaflet on haeostatic dressings
  • Child CPR Flowchart
  • First Aid at Work Regulations 1981 HSE document
  • First Responder Care Essentials Book on Amazon
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Infant CPR Flowchart
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • UK Resus Council 2015 Guidelines updated 2015 Link