First Aid

September 8th/9th – congratulations to these 9 candidates who all completed this course to a high standard. The course feedback included the following comments: Good instructor Excellent practical scenarios Excellent course delivery Alan’s knowledge and experience Quality of equipment used and scenarios Greatest strengths of the course – teaching methods Greatest strengths of the course – the chance to interact with the trainer and other students The next course is on November 27th/28th in the Brecon Beacons National Park but is available anywhere in the UK on request for small private groups. Other courses available include: REC HSE EFAW – REC HSE FAW – RECRead More →

June 2nd/3rd – 7 candidates completed this course to a high standard and were a pleasure to work with. An illustrated album of the course can be seen on FB/Bigfoot Services Limited. The course syllabus can be seen at The next scheduled course is on December 1st/2nd at Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer, immediately after our RGS certificated Off Site Safety Management course on November 29th/30th. This course is available from us anywhere in the UK on request for small private groups.  Read More →

June 2nd/3rd – places available on this course run by Alan Ward (International Mountain Leader) with relevant training for anyone heading overseas and to higher altitudes. This is one of the few courses in the UK where a Portable Altitude Chamber (PAC) is available. A two day course (16 hours). The Travel & Expedition First Aid course is designed to introduce a systematic way of advanced first aid for managing casualties. Topic learning and practicals intermixed with scenarios of real situations. The course includes: Development of skills gained at emergency level (Theory on Day 1 + Practical Scenarios on Day 2) In-depth review of emergencyRead More →

April 7th/8th – 4 candidates completed the course to a very high standard – well done! Feedback included: The practical sessions were brilliant! Alan is highly knowledgable and approachable. Realist equipment. Alan was fantastic plus all the equipment was brilliant! Really enjoyable. The next course is 12th/13th at Parkwood Outdoors Dolygaer.Read More →