Immediate Life Support (ILS) 2021
22nd May 2021
5th June 2021
This course is designed to meet the requirements of ILS courses laid down by UK Resus Council guidelines and is certified by ProTrainings. This CPD course meets the criteria for the Healthcare Professionals including General Dental Council’s development outcomes C.
The aim is to train candidates in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, simple airway management and safe defibrillation, enabling them to manage patients in cardiac arrest until the arrival of a cardiac arrest team and to participate as members of that team. The course is run over one day and consists of lectures and practical sessions.
ProTrainingsLife Support courses have been designed to meet all the required learning outcomes and are aligned to the Skills for Health UK Core Skills Training Framework or UK-CSTF. This includes both level 2 adult and paediatric patient care. The course is also Skills for Care Endorsed and follows the requirements set out in the Resuscitation Council (UK) guidelines for adult and Paediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) basic life support (BLS).
All our courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements.
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The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certifi
ITC Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid (2 days)
ITC Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid
Add a Level 3 Paediatric Course to this Qualfication for £40
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22nd - 23rd May, Lodge Wood, Broughton
This qualification is designed to meet the needs of those working away from immediate assistance in the remote and rural regions. This Outdoor First Aid qualification is externally regulated and meets the standards to appear upon the national qualification’s frameworks of England and Wales. This course is recognised throughout the UK and is the course of choice for experienced practitioners who use the outdoors.
It is suitable for workers in rural and remote settings and will maintain the license to practice for those with Outdoor National Governing Body Instructor awards.
The course meets the requirements of the Institute for Outdoor Learning Statement of Good Practice for Outdoor First Aid Training at Band 3. This is hosted upon the Institute for Outdoor Learning website.
The qualification is suitable for those practitioners and leaders that participate in unsupported outdoor or adventurous activity. Typically operating in situations where help is generally under 2 hours away, e.g. outdoor instructors, outdoor learning practitioners, mountain leader, D of E assessor, bushcraft instructor, scout or guide leaders, forest school leader, ramblers; leaders, canoe expedition leader, MIC, MIA, SPA, WGL, BCU, BASI ski instructor, Mountain Bike Leader, Local Cave and Mine Leader etc
The learner will……
1 Understand the roles and responsibility of first aid in the outdoors.
2 Be able to interpret vital sign information whilst responding to an emergency incident in the
3 Be able to assess an emergency incident in the outdoors.
4 Be able to apply incident management and casualty assessment principles in the outdoors.
5 Be able to respond to an incident involving activity or environmental factors in the outdoors
6 First aid equipment and record keeping
7 Be able to conduct a detailed primary and secondary survey
8 Be able to respond to an incident outdoors involving;
· a collapsed patient
· children being aware of differences in vital signs
· an unresponsive casualty with normal breathing,
· an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing,
· a choking casualty,
CPR & AED
· blood loss including severe and shock recognition,
· limb injury,
· a head, neck or torso injury
· treatment of minor injuries including burns, bites and stings
· Medical conditions; Asthma, Stroke, Heart Attack, Diabetes, Epilepsy, Meningitis, Anaphylaxis
Poisons or sudden illness
· stabilising, insulating and monitoring casualties
· management of multiple casualties
· the effects of drowning, cold, heat and dehydration
Outdoor specific scenarios and outdoor incident management, answering queries such as when or how to remove boots, helmets and looking after a casualty for some hours.
This qualification is designed to provide outdoor incident management skills. Typical delivery methods are predominantly practical, with elements occurring out of doors in outdoor clothing and on various terrains. The course is assessed by continual observation of candidate performance.
Successful completion will result in candidate gaining ITC Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid with a valid (licence to practice) lifetime of 3 years from date of completion
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Covid-19 Training update
All schedules dates are now going ahead
As of the 1st June amendments to social distancing, now allows people to gather outdoors for recreational purposes providing they maintain social distancing, if further states larger groups are permitted for educational purposes. However to keep our staff and customers safe we are keeping to smaller groups.
Further we are encouraging face coverings and will supply PPE (masks and gloves) to clients, hand washing and/or alcohol gel also available.
A full guarantee will be given that you won’t lose any money and new dates will be bookable if you are unwell or government guidance changes after booking.
All attendees will be screened for covid symptoms, including temperature checks.
Disposable and single person items will be used where possible and any shared equipment will be cleaned with alcohol types between and after student use. Training packs of dressings supplied individually which you take away afterwards.
If you are looking to book one of our courses book now to avoid disappointment as places will be limited.
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Survival Medic Books and Training offers a range of courses covering First aid at work, Emergency First Aid, Wilderness Medicince, Expedition Medic, Forestry and Forest School First Aid, Sports Medic, Bushcraft, Education and Training, Health and Safety, Fire awareness and Fire Marshal. We also publish books on Wilderness Medicine, Patient Assessment, CRBNe and First Aid for Police officers. Our staff are professional and dedicated to providing the highest level of education. Our Directors are members of the College of Paramedics and Royal College of Nursing (RCN).