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Moorland Activities - First Aid

Moorland Adventure have developed first aid courses specifically aimed at outdoor activities, these have a good practical basis and cover the needs of first aid in remote areas.

 

Moorland Adventure offer both a One Day Course and a Two Day Course.

 

The Two Day Course meets the requirements of the MLTUK for ML, WGL and SPA courses.

ONE DAY ACTIVITY FIRST AID COURSE

 

This course is intended for those who are taking part in or supporting a group leader on adventure or activity outings.

 

It is designed for students from the age of 14, members of activity and youth groups.

It will familiarise students with the procedures to deal with conditions specific to leisure and adventurous outdoor activities.

 

The programme includes :-

 

  • The role of the first aider
  • First aid priorities
  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty
  • Minor injuries ~ bites, stings, bleeding, blisters, burns
  • Major injuries ~ Bones, bleeding, burns
  • Extremes of temperature
  • General conditions ~ Asthma, Seizures, Low blood sugar
  • Practical scenarios

 

On completion a certificate of attendance will be issued by the Moorland Adventure.

 

Booking a course

 

We can organise a One Day Course to suit your timings, contact Peter to arrange a course

 

Cost: £54.00 per person per day

 

The courses will take place at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team base in Doveholes

 

A minimum of 4 participants is required for the course to run. If the numbers are not reached a full refund will be given.

TWO DAY ACTIVITY FIRST AID COURSE

 

This course is intended for those who have responsibility for taking groups of people on adventure or activity outings.

 

It is designed for leaders and members of activity and youth groups catering for students from the age of 10.

 

It will familiarise leaders with the procedures to deal with conditions specific to leisure and adventurous outdoor activities.

 

This Two Day course meets the requirements of the MLTUK for ML, WGL and SPA courses

 

The programme includes :-

 

  • The role of the first aider
  • Extremes of temperature
  • Group management and managing the scene of an incident.
  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty
  • Asthma, Seizures, Low blood sugar, meningitis
  • Bites and stings, choking, poisons
  • Chest pain, stroke
  • Burns and bleeds.
  • Strains and sprains. Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • CPR
  • Record keeping

 

On completion a certificate of attendance will be issued by Moorland Adventure.

 

Booking a course

 

We can organise a Two Day Course to suit your timings, contact Peter to arrange a course

 

Cost: £105.00 per person

 

The courses will take place at Buxton Mountain Rescue Team base in Doveholes.

 

A minimum of 4 participants is required for the course to run. If the numbers are not reached a full refund will be given.

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