Will4Adventure is a provider of Immediate Temporary Care (ITC) outdoor first aid courses offering a selection of excellent hands-on first aid training that will take you from the office to the wilderness. Our 2 day Outdoor First Aid courses:

  • will revalidate ALL NGB awards (eg MCI, Mountain Leader, RCI, WGL, BCU, BASI ski instructor, Mountain Bike Leader, Local Cave and Mine Leader etc)
  • are suitable for school teachers/DofE leaders, Forest Schools, HF holidays’ & Ramblers’ leaders
  • are Ofqual / SQA accredited & meet HSE standards for due diligence for first aid providers (see below)
  • our 2 day outdoor first aid courses meet the standards set by the Institute of Outdoor Learning at band 4
  • have discounts available for early bookings

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Outdoor First Aid Courses: Essential information

Price: £124

Note discounts for early bookings:
8+ weeks get 20% off: £99
6+ weeks get 15% off: £105
4+ weeks get 10% off: £112

Add £12 if in addition you wish to be assessed for and certificated for Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) on the same course.

Questions? Call us on 07791860163

our 2 day outdoor first aid courses meet the standards set by the Institute of Outdoor Learning at band 4

Weekday dates
(Awesome Walls, Sheffield, S4 7QX)

  • 10th / 11th Sept 2019
  • 8th / 9th Oct 2019
  • 19th / 20th Nov 2019
  • 10 / 11 Dec 2019

Weekend dates
(Youlegrave, Peak District, DE45 1WN)

  • 14th / 15th Sept 2019
  • 12th / 13th Oct 2019
  • 16 / 17 Nov 2019
  • 11 / 12 Jan 2020

2 day ITC Outdoor First Aid (OFA)
fully accredited course run by outdoor professionals

“I have attended a fair few first aid courses and this was by far the best one.” Beth Brierly, Losehill Hall

“Best 1st aid course I’ve ever been on – excellent balance between instruction, demonstration and “hands-on” practice…” Jim Marriott – Peak District warden and former teacher

These 2 day ITC outdoor first aid courses offer wilderness first aid training ideal for outdoor leaders, Duke of Edinburgh Award participants and leaders, teachers, field scientists, archaeologists, field engineers and outdoor enthusiasts alike taking you through the skills essential for rescue and emergency care in the wilderness. Additionally if you need an outdoor first aid course to revalidate your NGB award (eg MCI, Mountain Leader, RCI, WGL, BCU, BASI ski instructor, Mountain Bike Leader, Local Cave and Mine Leader etc) or you’re a Forest Schools practitioner then these SQA accredited outdoor first aid courses are for you.

Outdoor First Aid 16 hours (2 days) programme

  • Safe best practice
  • A systematic approach to incident management in the outdoors
  • Unconsciousness, causes and treatment
  • External bleeding, internal bleeding and shock
  • Resuscitation procedures including CPR, AED use and choking
  • Awareness of current regulations
  • Injury management outdoors
  • Illness recognition and management
  • Managing thermal (heat, cold) problems
  • Incident management scenarios

Course fee includes first aid manual and first aid certificate valid for three years.

Package

  • Interactive hands on practical training indoors and out
  • Use of recommended first aid kit
  • Easy to follow individual course booklet
  • An accredited, recognised certificate valid for 3 years

Book Your Place(s) on Our 2 day Outdoor First Aid Course HERE

Read our booking conditions here

Not sure this is the right outdoor first aid course for you? Got some questions? Call Will directly on 07791860163. In the event that our hands are tied up please do leave a message and we’ll get right back to you as soon as we can.

1 day Outdoor First Aid Emergency Action

This course covers the basic essentials of rescue and emergency care managing immediate, potentially life threatening incidents in a systematic manner. It is ideal for for Climbing Wall Instructors (CWI) or anyone who may be required to take charge at an incident or for someone who wishes to be confident assisting a leader. Our one day (8 hour) course is particularly suitable for DofE students and anyone who wishes to be a safer pair of hands in the wilderness environment of the UK. This course is day 1 of our 2 day outdoor first aid course. Successful candidates will be awarded the Emergency First Aid at Work certificate with a supporting letter stating that the qualification was earned as part of a wider 8 hour Outdoor First Aid course set within the wilderness context.

Price: £75

Course fee includes first aid manual and first aid certificate valid for three years.

Package

  • Interactive hands on practical training indoors and out
  • Use of recommended first aid kit
  • Easy to follow individual course booklet
  • An accredited, recognised certificate valid for 3 years

Nb Following this course you will receive an Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) certificate with an accompanying letter explaining that this was part of a wider 8 hour outdoor first aid course.

Location

  • All dates listed are for courses run in Sheffield and the Peak District (Youlegreave)
  • If the Peak District is not suitable for you then please email us with your location requirements

Course dates

The 1 day Outdoor First Aid courses run on the first day of our two day Outdoor First Aid courses. See above.

These dates not suitable for you? Email us and we’ll see what we can arrange!

Group Rates

Course Price for up to 12 Price for up to 24
Emergency First Aid at Work £440 £800
Outdoor First Aid Courses (2 day) £990 £1800
Outdoor First Aid Courses (1 day) £520 £1008
Outdoor First Aid refresher (1 day) £200 £360

Group rates include a first aid manual and first aid certificate (valid for three years) for all participants.

Immediate Temporary Care

Will4Adventure is a provider of Immediate Temporary Care (ITC) outdoor first aid courses. ITC First Ltd is a recognised awarding organisation approved by OfQual and the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA).

Outdoor first courses – first aid for a fallen climber

image showing two first-aiders looking after a fallen climber on an Outdoor First Aid course