Outline: Leaders, managers and supporters in Scouting must hold a current first aid qualification at the time of gaining their Wood Badge and then renew this at intervals of no more than every three years. The minimum first aid required is First Response, first aid trainers are vital in providing this important training for our 400+ volunteers.
Higher levels of qualification are needed if delivering first aid training or leading certain kinds of activities in remote environments.
Appointment / Training requirements:
Length of course
Criteria for course
All first aid training must cover the below criteria. The level of detail and time spent on each subject will vary, depending on whether it is a First Response or Full First Aid course.