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Wilderness First Aid Incident Management

The required certification for all RAKTDA Certified Courses

  • Started Mar 12
  • 1,550 UAE dirhams
  • RAK - To Be Confirmed - Will include an overnight camp and night scenarios

Service Description

Who Is the Course For & Who Should Attend? The Wilderness First Aid & Incident Management course which is part of our first aid courses is for those individuals looking to have further knowledge and a better understand of First Aid in the Outdoors environment. This course is mandatory for all employees and individuals, particularly those working in the outdoors, adventure camps and hiking companies. The Wilderness First Aid course is suitable for mountains guides, climbing instructors, hiking guides, ultra-runners, adventure racers or anyone who is spending time in the outdoors where emergency services are not available. What Will I Learn on This Course? 1- Know how to assess a scene and incident 2- Moving and Lifting a conscious and unconscious casualty 3- How mange a casualty suffering from shock 4- How to clean, close and dressing of wounds 5- How to control bleeds and major wounds 6- How to deal with facial injuries 7- How to deal with head, neck or back injuries 8- How to deal with Heat and Cold emergencies 9- How to help casualties with breathing difficulties and shortness of breath 10- How to deal with poisoning, bites and stings 11- How to protect yourself from the elements 12- Understanding emotional considerations 13- How to deal with Abdominal Problems 14- How to deal with Pain, Severe Pressure or discomfort in the chest 15- How to deal with Lighting strikes 16- How to recognise and deal with Altitude Illnesses 17- Understand Altered Mental Status 18- How to deal with Drowning incidents Course Pre-Requisites & Assessment Candidates must have completed an Adult CPR and First aid course. Candidates must be at least 16 years old. Both theory and practical elements of the course must be passed to successfully gain this qualification. Will I Get a Certificate? Yes, upon successful completion of the course you will receive a certificate which is valid for two years. The certificate is approved by American Safety & Health Institute Course Duration: 16 hours (2 days)


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hajarmountainadventures@gmail.com

PV73+X2 Al Riffa - Ras al Khaimah - United Arab Emirates