Due to the current outbreak of COVID 19 we are delivering courses to government guidelines making sure they are COVID safe. Subject to the government guidance, local lockdowns and National Lockdowns we may have to postpone some courses in the future at short notice. If your course is going to be postponed, you will be contacted directly by a member of staff to discuss your options.
Location: Southdown Gun Club
This 1½ day course will be theory and practical based ensuring that the practical element is realistic and relevant, aimed at the shooting community. The training is provided by an ex-front line Army medic expert with 12 years real life experience. Being trained by the best will instil you with confidence and provide all the knowledge and skills required to be a successful first aider.
The content of the course will cover the following:
|Roles and Responsibilities||Scene Management|
|Gunshot Wounds/Associated Wounds||Amputation and Crushing Injuries|
|Splinting Techniques||Casualty Evacuation|
|Spinal Injuries||Up to date New and Improved First Aid Equipment Familiarisation|
|Ticks, Snakes, Bees and Associated Illnesses||Choking|
|Ballistic, Trauma, Severe Bleeding (incl. Chainsaw Trauma)||Management of Shock|
|Safety and Use of a Defibrillator||Transporting a Casualty with Spinal Conditions|
|Tourniquet Usage and Application||Individual and Pair CPR|
|Cardiac Conditions||Celox Familiarisation|
Nil required and no pre course reading required.
How the course is delivered
The course is theory and practical based over 1 ½ days. Teaching the topics and confirming by practice. The Guided Learning Hours for this course is 6 hours for the Ofqual regulated qualification, in conjunction to this we have added additional topics that are bespoke to BASC making the course 1 ½ days.
This course is an Ofqual regulated certificated course. Once completed you will be an in date trained first aider for 3 years.
The cost for this course is £190.00 per student.
Additional Information and Cancellation policy
Should there be insufficient bookings, BASC reserve the right to cancel the course. In the interests of fairness BASC will aim to provide candidates notification of cancellation as soon as possible prior to the advertised start date. Candidates will be offered the option to transfer to another course if available.
We strongly recommend that fees for any accommodation you book are refundable as BASC will not be responsible for any losses incurred by candidates.
If for any reason you cancel your place on the course then the following scale of charges may apply:-
|Charge Non Member||Member|
|Reallocation to another course (only available 8 weeks or more before the course start date)||£25||£25|
|2nd Reallocation to another course (only available 8 weeks or more before the course start date AND in exceptional circumstances)||£50||£50|
|Cancellation more than 8 weeks before the course start date||40% course cost||30% course cost|
|Cancellation less than 8 weeks but more than 4 weeks before the course start date||75% course cost||60% course cost|
|Cancellation less than 4 weeks before the course start date||100% course cost||100% course cost|