Paediatric Outdoor First aid (L3)

Earn a Level 3 Award in both Outdoor First Aid (RQF) AND Paediatric First Aid (RQF) in a single 2 day session. QNUK is the issuing organisation.

Our tutor, Adrian Goodhand, will be covering a multitude of topics to ensure that you are fully qualified at the end of this course. The units of assessment are as follows:

Outdoor 1st Aid:

  • Roles and responsibilities of 1st aiders
  • manage an incident
  • provide 1st aid to casualty that is unresponsive and not breathing as well as unresponsive and is breathing.
  • Mange a casualty who is choking
  • What to do when a casualty is bleeding externally
  • Implement 1st aid to a casulaty in shock
  • provide 1st aid to a casualty immersed in water.

Paediatric 1st Aid:

  • Roles and responsibilities of paediatric first aider
  • assess an emergency situation
  • provide first aid to an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally and to those who are unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • Manage an infant and a child who is choking
  • What to do when an infant and a child in bleeding externally
  • Implement 1st aid to an infant and a child suffering from shock
  • Understand how to administer 1st aid to infants and children with bites, stings and minor injuries

You will learn what to do when a casualty, whether adult, child or infant suffers from the following:

  • Suspected fracture
  • back, neck or head injuries
  • issues effecting eyes, ears & nose
  • an acute medical condition or sudden illness
  • experiencing the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • an electric shock
  • victims of burns and scalds
  • poisoning
  • anaphylaxis

Tutor – Adrian Goodhand

Adrian has been involved with ecology and species conservation through surveys, research and education for over 20 years. He is a Forest School level 3 practitioner since 2010 and trainer since 2013.

Adrian is a Tutor for Forest School training for a number of organisations. He is a member of the Forest School Trainers Network and the Forest School Association.  He is the Dorset representative for the Forest School Association South West affiliated group https://forestschoolswss.wordpress.com/In addition he has the following qualifications:

  • Trainer Assessor for RLSS
  • National Pool Lifeguard Qualification
  • Swimming Teachers Association First Aid trainer
  • BSAC Snorkel Instructor
  • Qualified swimming teacher
  • Bikeability instructor
  • Various additional outdoor qualifications.

How to Apply

https://www.surreywildlifetrust.org/events/2019-09-12-paediatric-outdoor-first-aid-level-3-rqf

Please mention ConservationJobs.co.uk when enrolling in this Course!

Key Information

Start date:

12th September 2019 at 9:00am

Cost:

members £195, non-members £207

Organisation:

Surrey Wildlife Trust

Type:

Short

Sectors:

Education, Workshop & Practical Skills

Location:

Nower Wood Educational Nature Reserve, United Kingdom

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