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First Aid (Module 10 East Grinstead)

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Felbridge Village Hall

Crawley Down Road

East Grinstead

RH19 2PP

United Kingdom

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This course covers the requirements for Module 10 (Adults) and Module K (Young Leaders)of the training scheme and also those needing to renew their Scouting First Aid qualification.

Topics covered include;

  • Principles of first aid and initial response (arriving and managing an incident)
  • Initial response to a first aid situation
  • Management of an unconscious casualty (child or adult)
  • CPR, including technique for children and an explanation of what AED is and how to use it
  • Shock
  • Causes and treatment of unconsciousness
  • Bleeding
  • Heat exhaustion, heatstroke, dehydration and hypothermia
  • Burns and scalds
  • Fractures (ambulance imminent and non-imminent) and soft tissue injuries
  • Minor injuries (for example cuts, grazes and nose bleeds)
  • Meningitis
  • Anaphylaxis (use of Epi pen)
  • Spinal injury

Note: We have a training AED so you can have a go at using one

Dress code: Old clothing which may get dirty, warm and comfortable

Lunch: Provided, so please advise of any special dietary needs by email to john.railton@virgin.net at least 2 weeks before the course date

Preparation: none required

Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

Course delivered by: Paul Mortimer.

Enquiries through John Railton 01342 322205 or john.railton@virgin.net

Please advise your LTM/TA of your plan to attend as this system does not advise them.

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