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16 Hour Outdoor First Aid


17 November 2023 - 19 November 2023    
All Day

Event Type

What? 16 Hour Outdoor First Aid Course

When? 17-19 November 2023

Where? Hazel House, 75 Allhalowgate, Ripon, HG4 1LE

Who for? Adult members who need a 16 Hour Outdoor First Aid Certificate

How much? £80 (Girlguiding NEE Members); £130 (Girlguiding Out of Region Members)

Please consider where you will be using your qualification and for what level as you may be able to claim some or all of the cost from your county or unit. This course is being heavily subsidised this year so no Qualification Bursary applications will be available.

This is a 16 hour outdoor first aid course which will give you a qualification which is recognised by most national governing bodies. Training on both days will commence at 9 am prompt. The weekend will finish at approximately 5.00 pm on Sunday.

Participants will be expected to take a full and active part in the course, including acting as casualties for each other. You will be expected to be capable of kneeling, performing CPR on manikins and lifting and rolling simulated casualties. Suitable clothing would be a tracksuit and trainers or other loose clothing and flat shoes. A significant amount of time will be spent outdoors regardless of the weather, so please bring suitable warm and waterproof clothing.

Prior to the course you will need to have undertaken and completed the Girlguiding 1st Response e-learning.

Although this course is aimed at those working towards an outdoor qualification, it also fulfils the criteria for those wishing to renew their First Response Trainer Qualification.

This event is offered as a residential from Friday evening until Sunday tea-time. Meals/snacks will be provided from Saturday breakfast until Sunday lunch. The training itself will take place on the Saturday and Sunday. If for some reason you are unable to attend as a residential then you can attend on Saturday and Sunday without the residential option – there is no reduction in fee however for non-residential participants but you will be provided with lunch each day. Please bring your own water bottle.

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Ticket sales will close at 11.30 pm on Sunday 29 October 2023.

Payments can be made via card or BACS. If you wish to pay by BACS please tick the ‘Pay by Invoice’ option on booking and you will be supplied with our bank details for a BACS payment – you will not be sent an invoice. BACS payments must be received within 48 hours of booking or we reserve the right to cancel your booking.

Booking Terms and Conditions

By booking this ticket you are agreeing to the Girlguiding North East England booking terms and conditions as follows.

Cancellation by Participant – Cancellation must be made via email or in writing to the Girlguiding North East England office. No refunds are payable on cancellation by the Participant unless the place can be filled.

Cancellation by Girlguiding North East England – Girlguiding North East England reserves the right to modify or cancel the event if unforeseen circumstances arise. In the event of cancellation being made by Girlguiding North East England a full refund of the event fee paid to Girlguiding North East England will be made to participants.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact the Region office by emailing Alternatively, give us a call on 01904 676076.


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