Level 2 Award in

Forestry First Aid +F Qualification

2 Hours Course

Certificate valid for 3 years

Meets HSE and Forestry Commission recommendations

Course Body Title

Did you know that there were 160 fatal injuries to
workers in the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector
in the last 5 years?

The Forestry First Aid +F (QAR) qualification is ideal for
those who work or intend to work in a forestry,
agricultural or remote environment, such as tree
surgeons and farmers.

Successful learners will be equipped with the knowledge
and practical skills needed to treat a range of injuries
and diseases that could occur in these environments,
such as Lyme disease and catastrophic bleeding.
Designed to be undertaken in conjunction with a
regulated First Aid qualification (minimum 1 day), this
qualification meets the recommendations of the First
Aid at Work- Forestry Commission Policy and also
confirms a learner’s ability to meet a ‘licence to
practice’ as determined by the Health and Safety (First
Aid) Regulations 1981, making it perfect for those
operating in a wide range of workplaces.

What's Covered?

Extreme cold
Extreme heat
Catastrophic bleeding, including:
• Direct pressure
• Tourniquets
• Haemostatic agents
Crush injuries
Lyme disease

 

For more information or to book your course give us a call on 01726 932293 or email us at admin@cornwalltraining.com