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Rec 3 One day Re-validation course

Rescue and Emergency care Re-validation

Rescue Emergency Care level 3 has an internationally recognised curriculum. The course fulfils the requirements of all major sporting governing bodies including Mountaineering Ireland and Canoe Ireland. It is run by outdoor medical experts with experience in both the medical field and in outdoor pursuits.

The course aims to update your first aid skills and acquaint you with any new developments in the REC scheme.

To join this course, you should have a valid REC 3 certificate IN DATE, please bring your certificate with you to the course.

About REC 3 (Rescue & Emergency) Re-validation course

To ensure all participants get the appropriate individual attention from the trainer we restrict numbers to a maximum of 12 persons. We also believe in delivering a portion of the course outdoors to make the scenarios as realistic as possible.

This course is delivered on behalf of Mountaintrails by Niamh Gaffney; Wilderness EMT (WEMSI EMT) PHECC EMT (pre-hospital emergency care council of Ireland) FIRST AID RESPONDER AND CARDIAC RESPONDER INSTRUCTOR

Niamh also has extensive experience in the outdoors as an accomplished climber, mountain biker and hill runner.

LOCATION Brockagh Centre in Laragh
DURATION 1 day 09.00 – 18.00

Valid, in date, REC 3 certification which you must bring to the course.

WHAT TO BRING Hiking boots and waterproof clothing are essential; hiking trousers are advised, (no jeans please); head-torch; spare warm layer; hat and gloves; lunch and/or snacks; water or juice drink, (1.5 litres); small rucksack to carry it all in.
Professional first aid instructor with full insurance.
Specialist hiking clothing.
Tea & Coffee in the morning session

Further reading on our blog:

Essential Kit for a Day Hike in the Mountains
Hiking the winter hills in safety

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