REC Emergency Care Series
REC 3 is the approved course for Canoeing Ireland, Irish Sailing, Mountaineering Ireland, Cycling Ireland Scouting Ireland and other Sporting NGB’s
The course is designed to meet the needs of those who work professionally or play in the outdoors. The course introduces a systematic method of first aid for managing casualties. The course is a balanced mix of theory and practical and consolidated with simulated real life scenarios.
This course will be aimed specifically at those involved in water activities.
Emergency: vital signs • emergency action • airway • unconscious • choking • bleeding • breathing and circulation • cpr & AED
Environment: heat stress • cold stress • hot injuries • cold injuries
Health & Safety: recording accidents • • first aid kits
Illness: chest pain • stroke • asthma • epilepsy • diabetes • minor ailments
Injury: head • spine • chest • abdomen • pelvis • bones • soft tissue • eye
Rescue: transportation • communication