QA Level 3 Award in Forestry First Aid + F (RQF)

£49 per person (VAT not applicable)

Did you know that there were 1588 fatal injuries to workers in agriculture, forestry and fishing sector in the last 5 years?

The QA Level 3 Award in Forestry First Aid qualification is ideal for those who work or intend to work in forestry, agricultural or remote environment, such as tree surgeons and farmers.

Successful learners will be equipped with the knowledge and practical skills needed to treat a range of injuries and diseases that could occur in these environments, such as Lyme disease and catastrophic bleeding.

Designed to accompany a regulated First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification, this nationally recognised qualification has been specifically developed to meet the recommendations of the Forestry Commission First Aid at Work Policy.

The duration of the course is 2 hours. To attend, candidates must be able to show evidence of a current First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification.

Certificates are valid for 3 years.

Please see below what topics are covered:

  • Extreme cold
  • Extreme heat
  • Treatment of adder snake bites
  • Catastrophic bleeding
  • Crush injuries
  • Lyme disease

We can offer this course as a bolt-on to our open Emergency First Aid at Work or First Aid at Work course or we can deliver the course on its own on a different day. Please get in touch on 01352 781965 or for availability and to book.