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Forestry First Aid (1-Day)

A hands-on course that challenges participants to manage patients in workplace situations where outside help is going to be delayed.

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Description

Duration: 8 hours

Spend the day engaged in a hands-on course that challenges participants to manage patients in workplace situations where outside help is going to be delayed. Expect forestry specific scenarios where participants can learn and apply emergency processes that they can take back into the bush. Subjects include Accident Site Management, Patient Assessment, Bleeds and Woundcare, Crush Injuries, CPR and Resuscitation incl Defibrillation and more.

Who

The Forestry First Aid course is ideal for logging companies, foresty workers, private individuals that may do the occasional tree-felling or wood cutting in remote areas.

Where

Peak Safety deliver outdoor first aid courses from Northland to the Chatham Islands, Southland and everywhere in between.

Custom courses

We will come to your organisation and tailor a particular course to your workplace and your staff.

Certification

On completion of the course, attendees will receive an electronic (pdf) first aid certificate, which is valid for 2 years.

What to bring

Lunch / snacks & drink bottle, a pen & paper may come in handy too!  

To ensure you get the most out of your course, please dress in preparation for a few outdoor scenarios tailored to the weather conditions on the day.  Suitable footwear and a jacket are ideal if a bit cooler, or looking like rain.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to our Forestry First Aid course, however, there may be requirements if you are interested in being assessed for any Unit Standards.  

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