Forestry First Aid ‘+F’
2 hours

Forestry First Aid is an add-on to the (Emergency) First Aid at Work courses and covers additional subjects that might be encountered by Forestry workers. This module is designed to…Read More

Forestry First Aid is an add-on to the (Emergency) First Aid at Work courses and covers additional subjects that might be encountered by Forestry workers.

This module is designed to meet the requirements of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy.

It is a ‘bolt-on’ 2-hour unit with exact time dependent upon the content of the first aid qualification it is added to.

In addition to the content of an (Emergency) First Aid at Work course, the Forestry Commission recommend topics including:

  • Severe bleeding (i.e. chainsaw injury)
  • Crush injury
  • Hypothermia
  • Lyme Disease

Instructors

Our trainers come from a range of professional backgrounds such as the emergency services, the military and outdoor professionals. We aim to match instructors to your specific training requirements. They are aware of the specific needs of various outdoor environments, fully understanding the problems and judgements that have to be made when dealing with incidents in stressful, dangerous and remote situations. Learn more about our trainers and what makes them unique.

Training

Prerequisites

None

Assessment

Continuous Assessment

Qualification

The qualification will last for three years.

Certification

The candidate will receive two certificates:

  • An HSE recognised Emergency First Aid at Work certificate
  • A Forestry First Aid ‘+F’ certificate, which will satisfy the Forestry Commissions’ and others’ requirements.

Cost

In-house course for 12 candidates
- £100

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