RYA, MCA & HSE

First Aid Courses

Our training centres in the beautiful city of Bristol and the vibrant marina in Portishead, allow us to run a variety of first aid courses all designed for purpose; we can also run First Aid courses at your location. For the marine world we have the RYA and MCA Elementary First Aid courses, for those working outdoors we have the Outdoor First Aid and for in the work place we have HSE First Aid at Work. All meeting the regulatory standards of either the RYA, MCA or HSE.

Our First Aid Courses

RYA & MCA First Aid Courses

RYA FIRST AID

The RYA First Aid course covers areas including drowning, cold water shock, sea sickness, dehydration and hypothermia. This course is aimed at anyone who gets afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages. Immediate action in an emergency at sea can save lives. This course fulfils the requirements needed for professional skippers working up to 60 miles offshore, Boat Masters, ISAF offshore racers and are recommended by the MCA and HSE. Our trainers have a wealth of knowledge and experience and will ensure that the training is both current and memorable.

Price: £85

Duration: 1 day (8 hours)

Assumed Pre-Course Ability: None.

Minimum Age: None.

Exam Type / Duration: Continual assessment during the course

Max. Instructor / Student Ratio: 1:12

Course Materials Provided: RYA First Aid book

 

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MCA ELEMENTARY FIRST AID

The MCA First Aid course covers all the general MCA and HSE first aid requirements, however, the First Aid training is more specific to water users or those going to sea. The course covers areas including: burns and scalds, bleeding, drowning, cold water shock, sea sickness, dehydration and hypothermia. You can also take this course as part of the STCW Basic Safety Training. This course fulfils the requirements needed for professional skippers working up to 60 miles offshore, Boat Masters, ISAF offshore racers and are recommended by the MCA and HSE. 

Price: £120

Duration: 1 day (8 hours)

Assumed Pre-Course Ability: None.

Minimum Age: None.

Exam Type / Duration: Continual practical assessment during the course & written assessment

Max. Instructor / Student Ratio: 1:12

Course Materials Provided: Elementary First Aid course notes

 

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Outdoor First Aid Courses

LEVEL 3 EMERGENCY OUTDOOR FIRST AID

This course is designed for those who are involved in outdoor activities or work in rural locations. The course covers a wide range of first aid emergencies, enabling all participants to deal with emergency situations with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way, particularly where professional medical help is not immediately available. The Level 3 Emergency Outdoor First Aid meets the requirements of the Institute for Outdoor Learning band 2 training.

Price: £70

Duration: 1 day (8 hours)

Assumed Pre-Course Ability: None.

Minimum Age: 14 years old.

Exam Type / Duration: Continual practical assessment during the course, written assessment

Max. Instructor / Student Ratio: 1:12

Course Materials Provided: Outdoor First Aid book

 

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LEVEL 3 OUTDOOR FIRST AID

The Level 3 Outdoor First Aid course is focused on people working or doing activities in remote locations. This course covers not only how to attend to a casualty but also when and how to move a casualty, major illnesses and injuries, administering CPR and managing an unresponsive casualty when professional medical help is not immediately available. This course is often attended by loan workers and outdoor activity instructors/enthusiasts. The Level 3 Outdoor First Aid course also fulfils the requirements of the First Aid element of the expedition syllabus and is suitable for the Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh awards. With our specialist knowledge of being in or around water we also include a lot of training for those working near water if required on this course utilising our swift water location.

Price: £130

Duration: 2 day (16 hours)

Assumed Pre-Course Ability: None.

Minimum Age: 16 years old.

Exam Type / Duration: Continual practical assessment during the course and written assessment at the end of each day.

Max. Instructor / Student Ratio: 1:12

Course Materials Provided: Outdoor First Aid book

 

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HSE First Aid At Work Courses

 
 
 

Specific First Aid Package

Does your team require a first aid package? Get in touch to quickly discover our specialist First Aid Courses or for group bookings at your location.



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