Would you know how to react in the event of a terrorist attack?
Whenever there is a shooting, stabbing or bomb explosion, the initial priority is understandably to ensure public safety, which can unfortunately cause delays to the emergency services being able to reach the injured.
Our Level 2 Award in citizenAID (RQF) has been specifically developed to help members of the public learn life-saving skills for use in these extreme situations. Based on the citizenAID phone App and pocket guide, this regulated qualification is designed to teach people how to react safely, prioritise the injured and give first aid to victims in the event of a deliberate multiple casualty incident.
During this 3 hour course, candidates will have the opportunity to practise techniques for dealing with catastrophic bleeding and will be equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to save lives in the aftermath of a terrorist attack.
A minimum of 3 contact hours in the classroom consisting of practical and theoretical activities.
Determining the appropriate actions to take in the following events, using the citizenAID App or pocket guide:
• Knife attacker or active shooter
• Suspected bomb
• Exploded bomb
Reporting the incident to the emergency services
Prioritising multiple casualties
Providing sufficient information when the emergency services arrive
Dealing with an unresponsive casualty who is breathing:
• Opening the airways
• Checking breathing
• Recovery Position
Controlling severe external bleeding:
• Applying manufactured and improvised tourniquets
• Using improvised and manufactured dressings to pack wounds
Assessment is ongoing by our Instructor and upon successful completion of this course attendees will receive an accredited nationally recognised Ofqual regulated certificate valid for 3 years.
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course with one of our trainers.
You must be a minimum of 14 years of age upon start of this qualification.
The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.
Course cost is only £30 + VAT per person
(includes a citizenAID pocket guide to keep)
Booking a course
We can arrange to deliver our citizenAID Level 2 course in your workplace to groups. Courses delivered in your workplace can be delivered during business hours or on evenings and weekends to suit your needs. Bespoke training packages can be provided and we can offer discounts on block bookings. We pride ourselves on our flexible approach in meeting our client’s needs. Should you be interested in discussing your requirements in more detail please contact us.