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Rescue, Emergency, Care (REC) Upcoming Events

Rescue, Emergency, Care (REC)

This is a two day course (16 hours). The outdoor first aid course is designed to introduce a systematic way of first aid for managing casualties. Topic learning and practical sessions intermixed with scenarios of real situations.

The course includes: the fundamental workings of the body, in particular the heart, lungs and airway. Assessing a casualty introduces a system to cope with all incidents as safely as possible. Deciding how to deal with an accident or incident which includes an awareness of delayed medical help and adverse environmental conditions.

First aid training with the REC scheme is easy and fun. The course is progressive by building on each session, introducing new scenarios to test all techniques for:
Emergency: vital signs • emergency action • airway • unconscious • choking • bleeding • breathing and circulation • cpr • AED (automated external defibrillator) practical training
Environment: heat stress • cold stress • hot injuries • cold injuries Illness: chest pain • stroke • asthma • epilepsy • diabetes Injury: head • spine • chest • abdomen • pelvis • bones • soft tissue • eye Rescue: transportation • communication

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