CPR, recovery position, drowning, dealing with shock, cold-water shock, use of first aid equipment, Dehydration, helicopter rescue systems, medical assistance calls and hypothermia.
You will gain enough knowledge to deal with or identify the correct course of action for a medical emergency at sea or inland, on or near the water.
The RYA First Aid course is a 1-day course which covers all the general HSE first aid requirements, however, the RYA First Aid is more specific to water users and anyone working in or around water.
DEFRA Module 3 compliant
Course Content: Safe use of water rescue equipment and able to carry-out water and flood rescues safely