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Outdoor First Aid

Upcoming Dates

There are no dates set at present. Why not contact us to arrange one.

This is a 2 day (16 hours) course designed for clients who operate in an outdoor environment. It is the course that Instructors need to validate their NGB Awards and so is appropriate to CWA; SPA; ML; MIA; MIC; BMG; CIC; BCU; MBL; BOF; RYA; BASI qualification holders. Teachers running outdoor trips, MIDAS Minibus drivers, DofE co-ordinators, Scout leaders, Sports Coaches etc should hold this First Aid Award.

This qualification is accredited by the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority). It is built by combining 2 mandatory units of assessment in one coherent training package.

This is the only Outdoor First Aid qualification that is externally regulated and meets the standards to appear upon a national qualifications framework.

  • Unit 1 Emergency First Aid in the Workplace (U074 04): This unit can lead to a qualification suitable for Emergency First Aid at Work (SCQF) purposes and this additional certificate will be provided by request at then end of the course delivery.
  • Unit 2 First Aid for Outdoor Incident Management (U422 04): Completion of this unit content leads to the ITC Certificate in Outdoor First Aid qualification.

Our instructor's deliver dynamic courses that utilise their vast experience of delivering Outdoor Activities to adults and young people. This makes our training more applicable and helps students gain vital life-saving skills and knowledge. As a result they will be able to deal confidently and competently with a wide range of situations that could arise in the outdoors.


£135 per delegate - min group size of 4.


This is a popular First Aid training course, which we deliver at our Newcastle upon Tyne base, NE12 9SS.

We will be working outdoors for much of this course so please come dressed appropriately for the season.

If you require details regarding an 'on site' training course, please contact us, we will be happy to help you arrange this.


Contact Caroline:
Tel: 07722 16 30 82
E-mail: caroline@atne.co.uk

Areas Covered

  • Acting safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Treating an unconscious casualty (including seizure)
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock
  • Minor injuries
  • Choking
  • Preventing cross infection, recording incidents and actions and the use of available equipment
  • Dealing with Fractures in the outdoors
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Crush and suspension trauma
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Bites and stings
  • The effects of extreme temperatures and treatments
  • Outdoor First Aid kits

All the above in an outdoor and remote context.


Candidates are continuously assessed on the their practical outdoor first aid skills throughout the course and must complete a series of multiple choice questions to gain the qualification.

Contact Us

Contact Caroline Chamberlain:
Tel: 07722 16 30 82
E-mail: caroline@atne.co.uk
or use our contact form.

Outdoor Professionals, SPA holders, Mountain biking instructors, Mountain Leaders, Mountain Instructors, Climbing Instructors, Ski Instructors, BASI award holders, Forest School Leaders, Exoedition leaders, Duke of Edinburgh Expedition leaders, Hill and Moorland leaders, BCU award holders, Canoe instructors, Cave leaders, 16 hour, ITC Outdoor First Aid course Level 5 SCQF, Outdoor Scenarios, Unit 1 Emergency First Aid at Work, unit 2 Outdoor Incident Management On location, North East, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Gateshead, Durham, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Yorkshire, Lancashire, Cumbria, Cleveland, Teeside, Scotland, Scottish Borders, North West,Northumberland, Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Durham, Yorkshire, Cleveland, Lake District

Very good course. Enjoyable and engaging. Jon and Caroline are great Instructors. Outdoor Incident Management - July 2013

NM - Teacher, Durham

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