Your Instructor: Phil is actively involved in the outdoors having lived and worked in the area all his life.

A qualified Mountain Leader, he has over 16 years active involvement in Mountain Rescue in the Deeside area. A Senior First Aid Instructor for Mountain Medicine, First Aid Matters/Alan Crichton Mountain Skills Ltd and the British Red Cross he has over 24 years First Aid experience. Practical experience includes attendance at A&E Dept, ARI and working with the Scottish Ambulance Service. EMT trained he has also completed ACLS and ATLS courses at Medical School, Aberdeen. He is an Associate Member of British Association for Immediate Care (BASICS).

Having been involved with expeditions to Norway, Iceland, Greenland and Nepal he has a considerable amount of outdoor experience in remote, hostile environments.

The following courses are run in partnership with First Aid Matters The cost indicated is per person and as with all our courses we try to be as flexible as possible. Some places may be available on courses ran for third parties so please contact us to discuss your requirement.

 

Course Name Details Cost

Appointed Persons Course

One Day Course; contact time 4 hours. Covering the rudiments of First Aid, Accident Procedure and Emergency Action. The minimum contact time recognised by the Health and Safety Executive (Certificated).

£40.00

Basic Life Support Course One Day Course; contact time 6 hours. Course covers Accident Procedure, C.P.R., Bleeding & Fractures. (Certificated) £40.00

Emergency Course Two Day Course; contact time 12 hours. Course covers Accident Procedure, C.P.R., Bleeding & Fractures, Common Medical Illnesses & Injuries, First Aid Kits and Recording. (Certificated; continuous assessment) £60.00

Standard Course Four Day Course; contact time 24 hours. Course covers Accident Procedure, C.P.R., Bleeding & Fractures, Common Medical Illnesses & Injuries, Casualty Management & Handling, Hot & Cold Injuries, First Aid Kits and Recording. (Certificated; oral, written and practical examination at end of course) £160.00

Standard Course Refresher Two Day Course; contact time 12 hours. Course covers any updates and review of Accident Procedure, C.P.R., Bleeding & Fractures, Common Medical Illnesses & Injuries, Casualty Management & Handling, Hot & Cold Injuries, First Aid Kits and Recording. (Certificated; oral, written and practical examination at end of course) £90.00

Advanced Course Five Day Course; contact time 30 hours (or one day extension to Standard; contact time 6 hours). In addition to the Standard Syllabus, the course covers medical gases, analgesia, technical splints, neck collars (Certificated; oral, written and practical examination at end of course) £200.00

Instructors / Incident Management / Triage Courses Please contact us for details.  

     

 

 

 

Contact: Phil Glennie, Cairn Leuchan, Abergeldie, Ballater. AB35 5SY
Tel : 013397 42075(24 hrs), 07780 933903(mob),

E-mail: phil@braemarmountaincraft.com