MEDISAFE TRAINING 31 Frederick Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 3HH
Forestry First Aid training course
This Forestry First Aid (+F), course has been designed to provide the knowledge and competence for a learner to deal with emergency first aid situations in a forestry/agricultural environment. It is designed to accompany a suitable Emergency First Aid at Work or a First Aid at Work course to enable a learner to meet the requirements of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy. Learners must hold a First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification before attending this course. The topics covered in this course are in accordance with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK).
This Forestry First Aid course is designed to accompany an Emergency First Aid at Work or a First Aid at Work qualification and meets the requirements of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy. This 2 hour course can also be added to an Emergency First Aid at Work course to make an Emergency First Aid at Work plus Forestry First Aid course.
This Forestry First Aid training course is taught over a single 2 hours session and consists of theoretical and practical sessions. This course can also be combined with 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work course or a 3 days First Aid at Work course. The class ratio for this qualification is a maximum of 12 learners to 1 Trainer/Assessor.
• Direct pressure
• Haemostatic dressings
• Crushed for up to 15 minutes
• Crushed for over 15 minutes
Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING today on 0121 769 2827 for a very competitive unbeatable quote. The course price includes course handouts and certification for each delegate
This course is assessed through practical demonstration and oral questioning. Scenarios will be set to enable a learner to demonstrate their knowledge and practical skills. During the practical assessment, the learner will be asked supporting questions by the Trainer/Assessor. The practical assessment is ongoing throughout the course but the Trainer/Assessor will make learners aware of when they are being assessed. Learners will be assessed on:
The learner must satisfactorily complete each scenario to successfully pass the practical assessment. There is no grading of the assessment; learners pass or are referred. Trainer/Assessors may also ask a learner additional questions if felt necessary to confirm their knowledge and understanding.
A Forestry First Aid course certificate lasting three years will be issued by MEDISAFE TRAINING subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. The certificate will only be valid when accompanied with a current in date Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) or a First Aid at Work (FAW) certificate.
Please note that it is a requirement that candidates must be at least 16 years of age and physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.
Candidates should have good English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete the assessments.
Please also note that ID will need to be checked at the outset of the course for candidate verification process.