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ONE DAY FIRST AID COURSES Just the essentials

One Day First Aid Courses with DV Diving

Emergency First Aid at Work

This one-day Emergency First Aid at Work Course provides students with an extensive first aid skillset so that they can safely and appropriately manage incidents, whether the patient is conscious or unconscious. The course fulfils recommendations underlined by the HSE and ensuring that all workplaces have a designated first aider to protect against accidents.

What you learn

Primarily designed for the work place this course will teach you the following skills to help treat a causality to increase their chances of survival and recovery while waiting for emergency survives to attend 

  • First Aid Priorities
  • manage incidents
  • Basic life support
  • Examination of a casualty
  • Unconsciousness
  • Control of bleeding
  • Burns and scolds
  • Theory and your responsibilities

Prerequisites

No prior experience is required

The Cost

  • Emergency First Aid at Work - £125

 

RYA First Aid 

This one-day course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective. It is aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.

What you learn

In a medical emergency a little first aid knowledge and immediate action can save lives, especially in remote locations. This one-day course is designed to provide a working knowledge of first aid for people using small craft and to support skippers. 

  • the recovery position in a confined space
  • CPR, including the drowning protocol
  • cold shock and hypothermia from immersion and/or exposure
  • seasickness and dehydration
  • medical assistance or advice by VHF
  • helicopter rescue

This course fulfils the requirements for professional skippers working under the Maritime and Coastguard Agency Codes of Practice for Small Vessels Operated Commercially. 

Prerequisites

No prior experience is required

The Cost

  • RYA First Aid - £125