Who should registerer for this course?
Outdoor & Offroad enthusiasts, persons with an interest in wilderness and remote site medicine, general advanced first aid training requirements. The course is also great for persons who spend time on sports events, tours, travel and other adventure type activities. It provides more detailed knowledge on first aid skills and provides broader knowledge base for persons involved in first aid, HSE and similar disciplines.
There are no specific entry requirements specifically for this course, however a good understanding of written English is required as there is a large textbook and written exams. Pre-course lessons and exercises as well as study of the text is required to ensure all persons understand the course requirements and get a better grip on the subject matter.
Wilderness First Aid (Emergency Remote Site First Aid) Course
COURSE: Wilderness First Aid Advanced Course 36 hours
Private courses for companies can be arranged.
4 full day course
Please contact us for exact details as places book quickly.
- Friday 28 & Saturday 29 September
2 day course
- Friday 5 & Saturday 6 Oct 2018
- early December 2018 (TO BE CONFIRMED)
- outside of Dubai (to be advised more than likely Dibba)
TIME: 08:00-18:00 daily for all days.
Valid first aid CPR & AED certificate
All participants should be able to read, write and understand English well.
All participants will be required to pass a basic written and practical exam to achieve the certification.
Accreditations & Certifications
The course is certified by the Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI) in the USA and is locally accredited by the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS).
The course content is as follows:
·Basic Anatomy & Physiology
·First Aid Skills including wounds, injuries, fractures, burns
·Remote Site First Aid Skills including survival skills esp desert survival lecture
·Practical First Aid skills for wounds, fractures, use of EPI-PEN, first aid kits.
·Medical Emergencies such as heart attack, diabetic emergencies, allergic reactions.
·Written and Practical Evaluations
·Scenario based exercises
CPR & AED Skills
·Adult , Child & Infant CPR & AED
·Adult, Child and Infant Choking (airway obstruction)
All certificates are valid for a period of 2 years from date of issue and are presented on the final day of training at the end of the course.
The course is presented in an interactive and enjoyable format, ensuring maximum participation and involvement of all students. Lectures and practical scenarios to ensure all skills are mastered and practiced.
The course fee per person is Dhs 2800 incl VAT full 4 day course per person
Dhs 1800 incl VAT for 2 day course per person
Prices include lunch, snacks and accommodation.
Payment can be made in cash/by cheque or online (click this link). Once payment has been made a course manual is provided for some pre-course reading and exercises.