Trekking First Aid

Trekking First Aid is an 8 hr specialised course intended for those travelling to long haul adventure destinations such as the Himalayas.

Trekking First Aid is designed to complement the REC Outdoor First Aid (16 hr) course for those travelling to higher altitudes either as individuals or as part of a group.

First aid training with the REC scheme is easy and fun.  The course is progressive by building on each session and includes 2 sessions.

Session 1: Basic Life Support (BLS) and how these skills can be utilised in more remote areas.

Session 2: General travel advice including high altitude first aid and medical evacuations.

Candidates will gain knowledge and experience of the first steps in Trekking First Aid which may be required in more remote areas which can include higher altitudes.

Qualification:  Trekking First Aid certificate is valid for 3 years.


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