Thu, 06 Jan|
Streamside scout camp site
16hr (NGB) Wilderness First Aid course
The course exceeds the requirements of NGB outdoor instructor awards e.g. LL, HML, ML, RCI, BCU, RYA IML, MIA. This course is recommended for any supervisors or assessors of DofE expedition participants because of the potentially remote nature of DofE expeditions.
Time & Location
06 Jan 2022, 09:00 – 07 Jan 2022, 16:00
Streamside scout camp site, Coombes, Lancing BN15 0RP, UK
About the Event
This comprehensive first aid course will cover a range of topics including the following and much more: Risk and scene assessment including triage using DRAB, AVPU. CPR and AED assessment and use. Group management. Remote casualty management. Self-help/evacuation techniques. Remote CPR and management. Head to toe trauma assessment and management. Spine and neck injury, immobilisation, and management. Emotional and equipment preparation. Bleeding, including catastrophic bleeding and tourniquet use, including tourniquet improvisation and management. Breakages, types, detection, immobilisation, and management. Shock, types, diagnosis, and treatment. Hypo/hyperthermia. Casualty evacuation methods and improvisation including enacted scenarios. Casualty scenarios, response, and treatment. Remote safety equipment types and use. First aid kits, contents guidance and much more...