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Aviation First Aid – Recurrent

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Aviation First Aid – Recurrent

Cost: £200 per person

Booking deposit £20 per person

Course Duration: 4.5 hours   

Course Timings:  1230-1700     

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 recurrent course is 4.5hrs and gives aircrew a thorough overview of all common medical conditions, signs and symptoms and treatment and the chance to practice all practical first aid skills. This course is suitable for those requiring refresher training or those needing initial first aid that have attended a first aid course within 5 years.

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