£880.00 plus VAT for a group of up to 12
The two day Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid Course is a comprehensive first aid course designed to enable learners attain the knowledge and competencies needed to deal with emergency first aid situations which can arise when undertaking sports and outdoor activities such as swimming, hiking, rock climbing, etc. At the end of the course participants will be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt and effective emergency first aid in outdoor or activity based situations. This highly regulated course is certificated by Qualsafe Awards, an OFQUAL approved awarding organisation, and fulfils all of the criteria for employers when selecting first aid training for their staff.
Who is this course for?
This course is designed for people who are involved in all types of sport and leisure activities to provide First Aid when dealing with an emergency situation such as sports coaches, instructors, referees, youth workers and activity group leaders. There are no formal entry requirements but in order to benefit from the course participants should possess reasonable communication skills.
Unit 1 – First Aid Essentials
The role of the first aider
Incident and casualty assessment
CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)
Treatment of an unconscious casualty
Management of a seizure
Unit 2 – Management of illness and injury in activities
The secondary survey
Fractures, sprains, strains & dislocations
Head, neck & back injuries
Chest and abdominal injuries
Thermal injuries (burns, scalds & electricity)
Major illness – heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, diabetes, asthma
Extremes of heat & cold
Duration: 2 days
Certification: After the course successful participants will receive a Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid certificate, first aider wallet card and certificate for two unit credits towards CPD. Certificates are valid for a period of 3 years, after which the learner will need to retake the course in order to remain qualified.
Additional information: All course materials and first aid handbook for each participant are provided. This course is subject to continuous assessment of participants practical first aid skills throughout the course by the tutor followed by a multiple choice assessment paper. Delegates attending this course must bring a valid form of photographic I.D.
Course Price: £880.00 plus VAT for a group of up to 12 people or for up to 24 people (with 2 trainers) the cost is £1440.00 plus VAT
The course price includes tuition, all course materials, first aid handbook for each participant and certification.