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6 hr First Response First aid course

November 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm



November 20
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Woodhouse Park
Fernhill, Almondsbury
South Gloucestershire, BS32 4LX United Kingdom
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The course covers all of the First Aid requirements set out by the Scout Associations for the Scout ‘First Response Certificate.

Course contents

  • Principles of first aid and initial response (arriving and managing an incident)
  • Initial response to a first aid situation
  • Management of an unconscious casualty (child or adult)
  • CPR, including technique for children and explanation of what AED is and how to use it
  • Choking, Shock, Bleeding, Fractures (ambulance imminent and non-imminent) and Sprains, Head injuries, Dental incidents, Burns, Asthma, Anaphylaxis, Heart Attack, Stroke, Seizures, Diabetes, Sepsis/Meningitis

Please note that the Scout Association require a large amount of content to be covered in this one-day course. Many of the topics included in this course are usually only covered in a two or three day course. Therefore, due to the time constraints some topics will only be covered at a high level, whereas a two or three day training course will cover this in more detail.


  • Please bring a packed lunch tea and coffee provided.

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