2 hour add on Forestry First Aid + F ( QAR)

The Forestry First Aid qualification is a two hour course that can be added to a 3 ( 18 hours ) day First Aid at Work qualification or a one day ( 6 hours ) Emergency First aid at Work qualification

This qualification is based on the:
• Health and Safety Executive (HSE) training standard for delivery of First Aid at Work (FAW) courses for the
purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981
• recommendations in the First Aid at Work – Forestry Commission Policy

Course content for Forestry First Aid – recognition and management of :

  • Catastrophic bleeding
  • Crush Injury
  • Extremes of body temperature
  • Lyme disease

Assessment :

1 practical assessment of catastrophic bleeding

1 short multiple choice paper

Entry requirements for Forestry First Aid

Learners must:

• Be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training
• Hold or be working towards either a regulated first aid qualification (minimum 1 day course),
prior to certification

Cost of Forestry

£40  added to either a 1 day EFAW or 3 day FAW  booked through AMTD , students must accept a later finishing time

Please specify on enquiry or booking form that you require the additional programme as this needs to be booked through our awarding body prior to the course