RYA 1 day first aid course

Sunday 5th April 2020: £75

This course is aimed to give both dinghy, offshore sailors and power boaters the skill to provide first aid for all crew members up to 30 miles offshore and is a requirement for those who are Dinghy Instructors, Senior instructors, Powerboat instructors Coaches and those with Yacht Cruising qualifications.

Course content: ‐
Role of first aider
Incident and casualty assessment
Care of the unconscious casualty
CPR cardio pulmonary resuscitation Management of seizures
Treatment of shock and external bleeding Minor injuries
Sever bleeding
Hypoxia and chest injuries
Medical emergencies
Heart attacks
Anaphylaxis
Head injury and stroke
Burns and poisons
Fractures and spinal injuries Hypothermia
Seasickness
Helicopter rescue and use of VHF radio Use of an AED