The Level 2 Award in Activity First Aid is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who have a responsibility to provide first aid in outdoor and activity based environments.
Successful candidates will gain the knowledge and skills needed to treat a range of conditions that could occur during any form of activity, from life threatening illnesses to minor injuries.

What's covered?

  • The role and responsibilities of a first aider   
  • Assessing an incident 
  • Managing an unresponsive casualty
  • CPR and AED use
  • Recovery Position
  • Heart Attack  
  • Stroke  
  • Head, neck and back injuries
  • Chest and abdominal injuries 
  • Fractures  
  • External bleeding & Shock 
  • Burns and scalds 
  • Choking
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis 
  • Asthma 
  • Diabetes 
  • Epilepsy and seizures 
  • Treatment for hot and cold temperatures  
  • Minor injuries 
  • Sprains, strains and dislocations 
  • Eye injuries

Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the student, and a final exam. Those students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard are issued with a certificate entitled "Level 2 Activity First Aid" that is valid for three years.

Cost:  at your venue from £549 + vat (6 persons), £649+vat (12 persons)

Duration:  2 days (12 learning Hours)

OFQUAL accredited:  Yes on request but please add £5+vat per person

Under current guidelines it is highly recommended that the students attend our 1/2 day First Aid Refresher Course every year to keep their First Aid Skills up to date