This 1½ day course will be theory and practical based ensuring that the practical element is realistic and relevant, aimed at the shooting community. The training is provided by an ex-front line Army medic expert with 12 years real life experience. Being trained by the best will instil you with confidence and provide all the knowledge and skills required to be a successful first aider.
The content of the course will cover the following:
|Roles and responsibilities||Gunshot wounds/associated woundsf|
|Scene management||Amputations and crushing injuries|
|Casualty handling||Casualty evacuation|
|Spinal injuries||Transporting a casualty with spinal conditions|
|Up-to-date new and improved First Aid equipment familiarisation||Tourniquet usage and application|
|Ticks, snakes, bees and associated illnesses||Individual and pair CPR|
|Ballistic Trauma, Severe Bleeding (incl Chainsaw trauma)||Celox familiarisation|
|Management of shock||Stroke|
|Safety and use of a Defibrillator||Unresponsive casualty|
Nil required and no pre course reading required.
How the course is delivered
This course is theory and practical based over 1½ days and involves teaching the topics and then confirming learning through practical exercise. The total Guided Learning Hours for this course is 6 hours for the Ofqual regulated qualification. In conjunction with this, we have included additional topics which are bespoke to BASC Members and therefore make this course 1½ days.
This course is an Ofqual regulated certificated course. Once completed you will be an in date trained first aider for a 3 year period.
The cost for this course is £190.00 per student.
Course only available to BASC members
|07 Sep 2019 - 08 Sep 2019||Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) - Arundell Arms, Devon||Arundell Arms Hotel, Fore Street,Lifton|
|14 Sep 2019 - 15 Sep 2019||Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) - Southdown Gun Club, West Sussex||Southdown Gun Club, Findon,Findon|
|28 Sep 2019 - 29 Sep 2019||Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) - Abercrave Inn, Abercraf, South Wales||Abercrave Inn, 145 Heol Tawe,Abercraf|
|19 Oct 2019 - 20 Oct 2019||Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) - Humberside Shooting Ground||Humberside Shooting Ground, CATWICK LANE,BRANDESBURTON|
|16 Nov 2019 - 17 Nov 2019||Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) - Glenwherry Hill Farm, Ballymena, Co Antrim||Glenwherry Hill Farm, Glenhead Road,Ballymena|
“The trainer provided excellent instruction and was acutely aware of the individual needs of the students”
“I found the presentation an excellent balance of (mainly) verbal information, backed up with just enough powerpoint. The knowledge of the trainer was obvious and held everyone’s interest throughout”
“Very clear and well delivered course”
“The trainer’s style of teaching was really good. She was able to teach us everything she needed to as well as answer any questions we had relating to specific accidents and injuries that may occur but that were not included in the course. Very helpful”
“The course was excellent. Good balance of interactive work and presentations. The trainer was friendly and helpful and happy to be asked questions at any point during the course.”
Additional Information and Cancellation policy
Should there be insufficient bookings, BASC reserve the right to cancel the course. In the interests of fairness BASC will aim to provide candidates notification of cancellation as soon as possible prior to the advertised start date. Candidates will be offered the option to transfer to another course if available.
We strongly recommend that fees for any accommodation you book are refundable as BASC will not be responsible for any losses incurred by candidates.
If for any reason you cancel your place on the course then the following scale of charges may apply:-
|Reallocation to another course (only available 8 weeks or more before the course start date)||£25|
|Cancellation more than 8 weeks before the course start date||30% course cost|
|Cancellation less than 8 weeks but more than 4 weeks before the course start date||60% course cost|
|Cancellation less than 4 weeks before the course start date||100% course cost|