Forestry First Aid is a 2-hour add-on to the Accredited First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work course and covers additional subjects that might be encountered by Forestry workers.
This module is designed to meet the requirements of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy.
It is a ‘bolt-on’ 1-2 hour unit with exact time dependent upon the content of the first aid qualification it is added to.
In addition to the content of an (Emergency) First Aid at Work course, the Forestry Commission recommend topics including:
- Severe bleeding (i.e. chainsaw injury)
- Crush injury
- Tick and snake bites
- Lyme Disease