8hr Aquatic First Aid Course. March 14th, Hertford

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Andy Barras
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8hr Aquatic First Aid Course. March 14th, Hertford

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8hr Aquatic First Aid, certified by the British Canoeing Lifeguards.
Because this course is designed for paddlesport it's tailored to paddlers wearing kit, experiencing injuries and illnesses that may occur on a day trip, multi-day trip or at anytime! See our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/DecisiveFirstAid
Your course provider, Andrew Barras is 5* whitewater, 5* sea kayaker, Level 2 coach with Moderate Water Endorsement in both those disciplines, a registered paramedic and professional first aid instructor.

Venue: Hertford Canoe Club clubhouse
Date: Saturday 14th March
Start: 08:30
Finish: 17:30
Cost: £80
Maximum of 8 clients
Prerequisite: Minimum age of 16. No previous First Aid quals needed.

Cost: £80 includes certification fees and first aid manual.
Validation lasts for 3 year

Online booking is available at www.DecisiveFirstAid.co.uk/courses

Roles and responsibilities of a first-aider;
Assessing an incident;
Unconscious casualties (including airway management for paddlers in kit);
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (including mannequins dressed in buoyancy aid and helmet);
Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator;
Medical emergencies (Heart attack, stroke, asthma, diabetes, seizures,)
Trauma (including chest injuries, head injuries, concussion, wounds and bleeding, minor injuries, burns and scalds);
Environmental (Hypothermia and Hyperthermia)

For further details feel free to contact Andrew Barras on 07799 016310 or email info@decisivefirstaid.co.uk


07999 700 892
07799 016310

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