The requirements for Forest School First Aid can be met by completing an ProTraining Level 3 Award in Forest School First Aid.
However many organisations prefer or require specialist and tailored training involving infants for instance, with a tailored, contextualised approach to content often mixing elements of infant/child/adult training as determined by their operational needs. Our training course is designed to provide that flexibility to organisations.
Topics include; roles & responsibilities, adult/child/infant specific treatments, dealing with collapse (with and without breathing), choking, bleeding, shock, major illnesses, torso and limb injuries, environmental effects, heat and cold injuries, using first aid kit, outdoor specific scenarios, outdoor forest school incident management and looking after a casualty for more than 10 minutes.
This course is designed to provide outdoor forest school first aid incident management skills. Typical delivery methods are predominantly practical, with elements occurring out of doors in outdoor clothing and on various terrains and ideally at the booking organisations own forest school setting.
- Minimum tutor contact time of 16 hours (excluding breaks) usually delivered over two long days
- 1:12 tutor to learner ratio
- Successful completion will result in learners gaining a Level 3 Forest School First Aid ProTraining certificate.
- The qualification is revalidated by attending another similar course after 3 years