To present an understanding of general recognition and treatment skills to provide the learner with the knowledge and understanding to manage first aid in a farming environment.

This course covers the following:

  • Aims, roles and responsibilities of the first aider
  • Assess and manage an incident. 
  • Be able to conduct a secondary survey.
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally.
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally.
  • Administer first aid to a casualty with injuries to bones, muscles and joints.
  • Manage a casualty who has been burned. 
  • Manage a casualty who is in shock.
  • Manage a casualty who is wounded and bleeding.
  • Manage a casualty who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold.

From 1st September 2023, all applicants must complete the following mandatory e-learning module before applying for funding – Mandatory Unit: Health and Safety – Risk Management in Forestry and Farming

The following Training Providers are available to deliver this course:

St John Ambulance Cymru

Contact name:
Training team

Telephone number:

Email address:

Website address:

Postal address:
Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff, CF24 5PB

Area covered:

All Wales

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