Module 10 - First Aid - 6 November 2016
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Module 10 - First Aid - 6 November 2016

Module 10 - First Aid - 6 November 2016

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Stroud and Tetbury District Scout HQ

Downton Rd

Leonard Stanley, United Kingdom

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Module 10: First Aid is a mandatory training module for leaders and assistant leaders. It must be completed every three years.

Please wear comfortable clothing (uniform not required). We wil provide lunch for all participants and refreshments throughout the day

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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Leonard Stanley, United Kingdom

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