Lantra First Aid Training

If you work as a team in a forest setting, you’ll know there are special dangers to look out for. In the event of an emergency, you will need the necessary skills and training to keep you and your colleagues safe.

Upon successful completion of the course participants are presented with an Lantra First Aid +F Certificate which is valid for two years.

This course has been develiped to comply with the Forestry Commission +F as per the ‘First Aid at Work – Commission Policy’ and in consultation with FISA. 

Course Content:

  • Accident Scene Planning & Management
  • Patient Assessment
  • Adult CPR
  • Child CPR
  • Use of Face Mask Devices
  • Automated External Defibrillator – AED
  • Recovery (safe airway) Position
  • Airway Obstruction Adult, Child and Infant
  • Impaired Responsiveness
  • Sprain & Strains
  • Epilepsy
  • Asthma
  • Heart Attack
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Burns
  • Scalds
  • Poisons
  • Electrical Injuries
  • Extremes of Heat and Cold
  • Control of Spinal Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Dislocations
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Bleeding


  • Video based course ensures consistency
  • Instructor led, hands on class format reinforces skills proficiency

In the classroom, students participate in simulated scenarios. Students work with an Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Instructor to complete skills practice.

Course Format:

The course requires 1 day to complete, including skills practice. While the main content of the course is general, each course is different in terms of learners, circumstance and requirements. There is no exam or assessment with this course but full participation is required to receive certification.