First Aid Courses

Mountain Sense specialises in First Aid Courses specific to Outdoor Professionals.  Our First Aid Trainers are members of one of the most active Mountain Rescue Teams in the UK and are dealing with real first aid situations on a very regular basis. The skills we teach on this very practical course are based on our own experiences in delivering first aid in remote and mountainous environments.

Whether you require first aid training to endorse an NGB qualification from Mountain Training, MTUK,BMG,RYA or the BCU  or just want peace of mind that you can deal with a medical emergency anywere from the kitchen to the Karakoram, Mountain Sense have a First Aid Training Course for you.

Outdoor First Aid

This 2 day, outdoors and mountain specific first aid course is recognised by all National Governing Bodies including the MTE, BMG, MLTUK and the BCU to endorse their instructor qualifications. This course is also aimed at Leaders for HF Holidays.

First Aid at Work

As an HSE approved First Aid at Work provider, Mountain Sense can deliver this course for your organisation. From October 2009 the course has become a three day course including assessment, with a 3 hour refresher required each year and a 12 hour re-qualification within three years.

This three day course (including assessment) is recognised by the Health and Safety Executive.  Successful candidates will receive a full HSE First Aid at Work Certificate upon completion.  (Valid for three years).

Basic First Aid

Every day people die because onlookers did not possess the basic knowledge and skills to open and maintain an airway!   Have you ever wondered what you would do if you came across a road traffic collision or witnessed someone having a heart attack either in the street or worse still at home? If so this is the course for you!