Outdoor First Aid courses in Scotland, UK and Worldwide
Outdoor First Aid Limited are specialists in Outdoor and Wilderness First Aid training. Cory Jones, our founder and director, has worked in the outdoor sector for 30 years and has been running and developing first aid training for 15 years. Experience and competence are our bywords. Cory has also contributed to a number of wilderness first aid publications.
Outdoor First Aid Limited is a founding member of First Aid Training Co-operative.
Our trainers are based in Scotland and throughout the UK. There are also trainers based in the Alps and we work closley with Adventure First Aid in Kenya.
We regularly run Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work training. The company prides itself on running professional and innovative first aid courses. Noteworthy is that all our trainers are qualified ‘trainers’ and ‘assessors’ of first aid training.
Our first aid courses can run at your venue for small or large groups of staff. Currently we are registered to work with ITC First, Awarding Organisation.
Another focus is Sports First Aid training. Sports First Aid training is available for coaches of all levels and is focused on pitchside first aid techniques. Especially relevant is that SYFA have approved us to run their Sports First Aid courses.
Outdoor first aid training
Our wilderness / outdoor first aid courses meet the requirements of the main UK National Governing Bodies for the outdoor sector. As a result our outdoor first aid training courses also meet the criteria of Duke of Edinburgh Awards, Forest School Practitioners and Mountain Leader Training Awards.
Cory is also the founder of Gairloch Kayak Centre and Torridon Munro Guides.
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Outdoor First Aid Limited meets the Health and Safety Executive ‘Due Diligence‘ requirements. In order to run Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work courses, it also extends these standards to its outdoor first aid courses. Additionally our first aid training is compatible with the standard of a range of courses offered by Awarding Organisations. Also our courses meet the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive. Trainers can run these courses at your venue. The training is bespoke to your workplace whether in farming, fisheries, manufacturing, or tourism. We can deliver a course specific to your first aid training needs.
The first aid training covers the content of the First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work (Appointed Person) courses. In order to do this we give realistic workplace scenarios for your staff team to work through. Trainers can run these courses at your venue. This reduces wasted staff time in travel and expenses.
First Aid courses for mums and dads and nursery workers are available. These are classed as paediatric courses which can include Anaphylaxis (EpiPen) training. Outdoor First Aid also runs Basic Life Support courses and Defibrillator (AED) training for Doctors Surgeries, Dentist Practices and Pharmacies.
First Aid courses in Scotland.
First Aid for Sport – First Aid for Doctors Practices – First Aid for Dentists – Defibrillator Training– Expedition First Aid – Paediatric First Aid – Pitchside First Aid – HSE First Aid courses – What goes in your first aid kit?
Our Outdoor First Aid training courses meet the needs of the Mountain Training Association Awards, British Canoe Union and British Cycling (for mountain biking awards).
Firstly the Association of First Aiders insures Outdoor First Aid Limited.
Secondly it has also chosen to run training with the First Aid Training Co-operative.
Thirdly Cory Jones (Outdoor First Aid Limited) are full members of the Mountain Training Association, Association of First Aiders, Scottish First Aid Association. Cory Jones our founder is also an International Mountain Leader. All courses meet the HSE Due Diligence standards.