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First Aid (Module 10) in Crawley
18 January, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pmFree
This First Aid course covers the requirements for Module 10 and those needing to refresh their First Aid, Mandatory Ongoing Learning. Topics covered includes;
- The principles of first aid and initial response (arriving at and managing an incident)
- Emergency life support (DRABC, and the recovery position)
- CPR, including technique for children
- Bleeding (major and minor)
- Causes and treatment of unconsciousness
- Heat exhaustion, heat-stroke, dehydration and hypothermia
- Burns and scalds
- Fractures and soft tissue injuries
- Minor injuries (for example, cuts, grazes and nosebleeds)
Please note; only those people involved in Scouting are eligible to attend.
The course is practical, with participants taking turn to react as first aiders, dealing with casualties in Scout-like scenarios inside and out. The course is suitable for Young Leaders, and must be booked via the District Explorer Scout Leader for Young Leaders.
Dress code: non-uniform, warm comfortable activity clothing.
Preparation: none required, although please bring your scouting first aid manual if your are refreshing learning. Take care with location, check the map, the hut is in Tilgate not Southgate.
Refreshments: drinks and snacks will be provided. Please advise if you have allergies that may be relevant.
Lunch: bring your own lunch.
Course delivered by: George Dyson
Enquiries: Christine Hobbs, Local Training Manager for Crawley. [email protected] Please advise your LTM/TA/GSL of your plan to attend if you are not in Crawley District as this system does not advise them. Compass will be updated by Crawley LTM after attendance. If you have issues on the day please telephone 0780 319 0846
Groups who have Adults booking on a course and the Adult does not attend, it is now County and District policy that the Group is required to pay a fee of £10 per person. Cancellation can be achieved through revisiting the booking procedure to cancel the place or by advising the course administrator on [email protected] Please do not e-mail Eventbrite as any delay may cause issues.