First Aid at Work + Forestry

£195.00 exc VAT

Recent changes to Forestry Commission policy recommend those who work in the Forestry industry attend training which includes additional topics relevant to the risks and nature or their work.

The Forestry Commission recommend topics including:

  • Crush Injuries
  • Catastrophic bleeding including chainsaw including chainsaw injuries and gun shot wounds
  • Hypothermia / Exposure
  • Suspension injuries
  • Lyme's Disease
  • Lightning & High Voltage injuries
  • Casualty evacuation planning

These are in addition to the normal Emergency First Aid criteria.

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for those who work or intend to work in a forestry, agricultural or remote environment, such as tree surgeons and farmers.

First Aid at work Course Content

Health & Safety
First Aid Kit
AED Familiarisation
Recovery Position
Choking - Adult, Child, Baby
Burns & Scalds
Poisoning including Anaphylaxis
Bleeding including Catastrophic bleeding
Head Injuries
Breaks, Sprains & Strains
Specific Conditions (Heart Attack)
Assessment / Certification

Independent qualified assessors carry out the assessments.
Each delegate that passes will receive a Certificate valid for Three years.

Please note
To keep the First Aid at Work Certificate valid the candidate must do a 2 Day refresher course, which they can do 3 months before expiry.