Full training course undertaken over two consecutive weeks – both need to be booked/attended
1st Response is Girlguiding’s own First Aid course. It will train you to provide first aid to members in emergencies – in or outside of your unit meeting place. The course was created specifically for members of Girlguiding and The Scout Association.
This training covers all types of activities in guiding, including residential events. You will learn:
Everyone in a volunteer role with us is encouraged to complete 1st Response training. It is especially useful for Commissioners, Leaders, Young Leaders, Unit Helpers and Unit Occasional Helpers. Rangers can also choose to do the course as part of their personal development. Those completing the Leadership Qualification without a valid equivalent first aid qualification are required to complete the course.
CPR will be a requirement of this course.
Uniform to be worn. Tea & coffee will be provided but bring your own lunch.