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Aviation First Aid – Initial

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Aviation First Aid – Initial

Cost: £200 per person

Booking deposit £20 per person

Course Duration: 1 day

Course Timings 0900-1700


Aviation first aid gives aircrew a thorough understanding of all regulated first aid procedures as well as the necessary hands on practical skills, to enable aircrew to confidently administer all first aid practices and increase the casualties chance of survival until such time medical professionals can reach the aircraft.       

Our initial course is 1 day and gives in-depth knowledge and practical skills on common medical conditions, signs and symptoms and first aid treatment and covers all of EASA requirements and follows the European Resuscitation Council guidelines. This course is suitable for those who are starting their careers in aviation and have not completed first aid training previously.

Aviation First Aid Syllabus
  • General Aero-Medical Aspects and Survival
  • Physiological Effects of Flying Including Hypoxia, Oxygen Requirements, Eustachian
  • Tubal Function and Barotraumas
  • Air Sickness
  • Gastrointestinal Disturbances
  • Burns
  • Wounds
  • The Unconscious
  • Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Asthma
  • Stress and Allergic Reactions
  • Shock
  • Diabetes
  • Choking
  • Epilepsy including Febrile Convulsions
  • Stroke
  • Childbirth
  • Heart Attack
  • Use of Equipment including First Aid Oxygen, First Aid Kit
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) including Aircraft Environment
Travel Health and Hygiene including
  • Hygiene On-board
  • Risk of Contact with Contagious Diseases and Means to Reduce Risk
  • Handling of Clinical Waste
  • Aircraft Disinsection
  • Death On-board
  • Alertness Management, Physical Effects of Fatigue, Sleep Physiology, Circadian
  • Rhythms and Time Zone Changes