First Response
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First Response

First Response

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Michael Mallinson Scout Centre

The Charter Road

Highams Park, United Kingdom

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This module aims to cover the skills and knowledge necessary to enable adults to manage an incident and provide basic first aid.

Topics covered:

  • The principles of first aid and initial response (arriving at and managing an incident)
  • Emergency life support (DRABC, and the recovery position)
  • CPR, including technique for children
  • Shock
  • Bleeding (major and minor)
  • Causes and treatment of unconsciousness 
  • Choking 
  • Heat exhaustion, heat-stroke, dehydration and hypothermia 
  • Burns and scalds 
  • Fractures and soft tissue injuries 
  • Minor injuries (for example, cuts, grazes and nosebleeds) 
  • Meningitis

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Michael Mallinson Scout Centre

The Charter Road

Highams Park, United Kingdom

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