Outdoor First Aid

Assess and manage an emergency care situation during an outdoor recreation activity.


Recommended for

People who manage emergency care during an outdoor recreation activity. The course is ideal for those managing outdoor activities for extended periods, including overnight trips and events, where emergency help might be further away.

What this 8 hour course covers

Outdoor First Aid recognises that emergency situations outdoors can differ dramatically, especially when help can take a while to arrive. Being able to respond first is essential to helping others and saving lives. Gain the skills and knowledge to confidently take care of people until further assistance arrives.

You will learn:

  • how to provide emergency care for an extended period in an outdoor recreation environment
  • how to assess and manage a patient’s condition long term in an outdoor recreation environment