First Aid Courses
The SnowDome hosts Elements and BASP first aid courses throughout the year.
BASP (British Association of Ski Patrollers) have been providing quality training in Outdoor First Aid for more than 25 years & are well known by outdoor enthusiasts who require knowledge of first aid in an outdoor & remote environment.
The 2 day Outdoor Emergency First Aid Course is recognised by BASI & other national governing bodies. The certificate is valid for 3 years.
BASP Trainers are highly experienced professionals delivering First Aid Courses to ensure safe, confident responders. They are able to draw on their 'hands on' experience and skills in dealing with first aid situations in the outdoors - this is shared in the practical aspects of the course, on snow or outside. Many are qualified BASI Instructors, involved in Ski Patrol or Mountain Rescue.
In 2013 BASP have been recognised as an SQA approved centre - this demonstrates ready-made assurance of a training provider's competence to deliver appropriate training alongside a high level of quality assurance.
2017 Course Dates
The course fee is £115 and includes BASP first aid manual & certificate, valid for 3 years. To book, call BASP direct on 03302 000443, visit the website
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Outdoor Activity FIrst Aid at Work Course
This is designed for those working in the outdoor leisure industry. It is an HSE due dilligence approved qualification and is recognised by many outdoor associations and instructor qualification bodies within the UK.
This course carries 2 credits on the National Credit Framework.
The qualification is valid for 3 years, however, it is strongly recommended that candidates attend a 2 hour refresher every 12 months. This is a recommendation from HSE.
2 day course duration.
Course Content Summary
- Role of the first aider
- First aid kit contents
- Accident reporting
- Primary assesments
- Administer first aid to the casualty
- Wounds & Bleeding
- Anaphylactic Shock
- Dealing with neck and spinal injuries (working in teams to assist paramedics)
- Heat exhaustion
Book using promotional code (TCT14) to receive a 10% Discount.
The course fee is £120.