Forestry First Aid

Level 3 Forestry First Aid : 2 hour course

This course provides the knowledge and competence for a learner to deal with emergency first aid situations in a forestry/agricultural environment and covers the recommended topics stated in the Forestry Commission First Aid policy 2015. All learners must hold an in date Level 3 Emergency First Aid or Level 3 First Aid at work qualification.

Course Duration

A 2-hour course consisting of theory and practical work.


A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Catastrophic Bleeding Control
  • Crush injuries
  • Effects of extreme cold
  • Lyme disease
  • Emergency planning and remote medical assistance


    The qualification is valid for 3 years and to requalify learners will need to complete the full course again. It is recommended that the learner attends annual refresher training.


    A maximum of 12 learners can be accommodated on this course and must be a minimum of 14 years of age to attend.


    £88 per person.