29th September 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Bowley Scout Campsite, Dean Lane, Great Harwood, Blackburn, BB6 7UN

This module aims to cover the skills and knowledge necessary to enable Young Leaders to manage an incident and provide basic first aid.
Topics covered:
• The principles of first aid and initial response (arriving at and managing an incident)
• Emergency life support (DRABC, and the recovery position)
• CPR, including technique for children
• Shock
• Bleeding (major and minor)
• Causes and treatment of unconsciousness
• Choking
• Heat exhaustion, heat-stroke, dehydration and hypothermia
• Burns and scalds
• Fractures and soft tissue injuries
• Minor injuries (for example, cuts, grazes and nosebleeds)
• Meningitis

This training covers both Module K training requirements.