FIRST AID AND RESCUE

Learn and practice first aid, safety and rescue courses in real environments. Our courses are REC and Rescue 3 and in many instances, were co-designed by our instructors.

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SAFETY IN THE OUTDOORS

We have developed a complete range of safety and rescue related training courses, designed to fully equip clients with the necessary skills to operate safely in a variety of contexts.

We’ve trained clients including national charities, the military, the emergency services and telecommunications companies.

Our extensive range of courses can be tailored to the specific requirements of the client to provide a bespoke solutions unique to the client’s industry sector or specialism.

FIRST AID

Our experienced instructors are able to offer a range of first aid training to meet the requirements for the Health and Safety Executive. We aim to deliver these courses through a blend of classroom based sessions and practical sessions set in realistic outdoor environments.

WATER

Our philosophy is to deliver best industry practice principles through progressive training utilising real locations.
Our safety and rescue courses are Rescue 3 internationally certified and DEFRA compliant. They form the core training for emergency service personnel, whitewater professionals and volunteer rescue teams. Plas y Brenin safety courses are an intensive mix of classroom and water-based sessions. The combination of practical and theory based learning will equip rescue teams and professionals with the skills, knowledge and experience to safeguard themselves and their team members whilst involved in water or rope based operations.

LAND RESCUE

We offer a range of land based rope rescue training courses including everything from basic work at height to specialist rope rescue training including Instructor training. These are delivered at an extensive range of local cliffs and venues which allow clients learn in a variety of different contexts.

Courses can also be delivered at client’s own venue by arrangement. All our courses carry international certification from Rescue 3 International, which is recognised by rescue organisations and services around the globe.

"We are outdoor professionals, expedition and fieldwork specialists and take pride in providing high quality, hands-on training. We will give you and your team the confidence and skills to operate safely and successfully in dynamic environments.”

If you need something more specific, our team can help you design the perfect course. We work with the national governing bodies, Rescue 3 and REC to plan, design and test best practices for the outdoors.

We also work with manufacturers such as DMM and Petzel to test equipment in both industrial and recreational activities.

 

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REC Mountain First Aid
REC Mountain First Aid

This course runs for 24 hours over three days with an experienced mountaineering instructor with the support of REC. This a practical course with both indoor and outdoor scenario based learning. It meets the First Aid requirements for HSE First Aid at Work and those of Mountain Training. This particular course will involve some more in depth scenarios in local mountain environments. The course ratio is up to 1:12.

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Plas y Brenin
From £283

  • Duration
    3 Days
  • Next Date
    03-09-2022
  • Instructor Ratio
    12:1
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REC Outdoor First Aid
REC Outdoor First Aid

This REC First Aid training course is specifically designed for the outdoor environment. You will learn how to be a first-responder applying practical indoor and outdoor scenario-based first aid learning to real-life situations.

It meets the First Aid requirements for HSE Emergency First Aid at Work, Mountain Training, British Canoeing, British Cycling and the Royal Yachting Association.

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Plas y Brenin
From £180

  • Duration
    2 Days
  • Next Date
    18-06-2022
  • Instructor Ratio
    12:1
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Rescue 3 Safe Working At Height
Rescue 3 Safe Working At Height

The Safe Working at Height (SWAH) course provides insight into the dangers that workers face when working at height and the current legislation in this area. Often, workers are faced with working at height during their jobs. Employment regulations clearly state that this must be done safely. The training is a good foundation for those who wish to move on to specialist rope work and climbing qualifications.

This course includes certification for Rescue 3 Safe Working at Height.

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Plas y Brenin
From £125

  • Duration
    1 Day
  • Level
    Beginner
  • Next Date
    28-11-2022
  • Instructor Ratio
    8:1
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Rope Work For Rigging In The Outdoor Environment
Rope Work For Rigging In The Outdoor Environment

This is a course for anybody involved in rigging safety systems in the outdoor environment e.g. Film Crews, Stunt Riggers and Outdoor Instructors. It will cover twin rope systems associated with industrial based structures or outside location work.

The course provides accredited CPD for full AMI members and MTA members and will be a Rescue 3 Safe Working at Height certified course to show competency in twin rope systems. We will also cover some new ideas and figures involved in more complicated rope work.

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Plas y Brenin
From £184

  • Duration
    2 Days
  • Level
    Intermediate
  • Next Date
    11-06-2022
  • Instructor Ratio
    6:1
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More than First Aid

Learning and practising in real environments such as cliffs, sea, swift water and mountain sides. Our range of courses will give you the skills to operate safely outdoors