Forest School First Aid Courses

This qualification is for the teacher working with children in an outdoor learning environment.

This course is recognised by OFSTED and covers all the requirements as set out by HSE.

Our Forest School and Beach school first aid course can be achieved by our bespoke ‘BLENDED LEARNING’ program. Partly e-learning and Zoom meeting followed by practical and assessment sessions. The practical sessions ensure that the content and delivery meets the learning outcomes as required by HSE and the IOL.

Our innovative approach to the blended learning program has proved very popular with the content of the online modules covering all the required elements. This can be achieved in the comfort of your own home at your own pace before attending the practical sessions.

Course Title:
Forest School First Aid Course
Duration:
16 hours
Age:
16 or over
Valid for:
Stays valid for 3 years

Pre Requisties:

It is recommended that learners have a minimum of Level 1 literacy or equivalent. This qualification is for those over 16 years of age. All learners must be able to perform practical elements such as CPR on the ground. There are no other pre-requisites for this qualification.

Course Content Summary:
    ONLINE
  • Roles of a First Aider
  • Managing the scene
  • Choking
  • Resus and the use of an AED
  • Asthma
  • Shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Bites and stings
  • Burns
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Drowning casualty
  • Croup
  • Dealing with sugar levels, Diabetes
  • Meningitis
  • Fainting
  • Hyperventilation
THE FACE TO FACE PRACTICAL AND ASSESSMENT DAY
  • Cover the practical aspects of online content and the following;
  • Be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take
  • Help a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • Help a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • Help a child who is having a seizure
  • Help a child who is choking
  • Help a child who is bleeding
  • Help a child who is suffering from shock caused by severe blood loss (hypovolemic shock)
  • Help a child who is suffering from anaphylactic shock a baby or child who has had an electric shock
  • Help a child who has a suspected fracture
  • Help a child with head, neck or back injuries
  • Help a child who is suspected of being poisoned
  • Help a child with a foreign body in eyes, ears or nose
  • Help a child with an eye injury
  • Help a child who is suffering from the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • Course Price:
    From £150 Per Person

    Who We Work With

    What they say

    I found the tutor, Mark, was very informative, explained everything perfectly and made the course fun with ample content covering each section of the course. Very enjoyable, highly recommended!

    Andrew C

    We have group rates and bespoke courses class size max 12 per trainer, please contact us for more information