Remote Emergency Care
Level 2 - Emergency First Aid

The course introduces basic first aid skills and enables people to deal with initial treatment in rural areas.

  • Concept - based course to enable practical improvisation and adaptability
  • A two day lay course for group leaders, outdoor enthusiasts and outdoor professionals
  • Promotes awareness of delayed medical help and adverse environmental conditions

The course is recognised by most National Governing bodies (RYA, BCU, MLTE & MLTW) as a basic outdoor First Aid qualification.

 

Course content:

  • emergency – a methodical system to manage emergencies safely
  • environment – heat stress, cold stress, hot injuries, cold injuries
  • illness – chest pain, asthma, epilepsy, diabetes
  • injury – head, spine, chest, abdomen, pelvis, bones, soft tissue, eyes
  • rescue – transportation, communication