Support for coaches: First Aid Training Course

As part of our commitment to restarting the sport and supporting coaches, we have organised a partially funded First Aid course for coaches. Due to corona virus, the usually 1 day course will take place by blended learning in 3 parts with self-guided online learning, part tutor led online learning (12th May) and then face to face assessment (13th May). The qualification obtained will be Emergency First Aid at Work certificate.

To remove barriers to coaches becoming licenced with British Orienteering and to ensure our coaching workforce have up to date First Aid qualifications we have partially funded this course. The cost to the coach/participant will be £50, this will be invoiced and must be paid prior to 12th May.

To sign up for your place on the 1 day First Aid course, register here:

Closing date for registration is 5th May.

Course Details

The course is a blended learning course in 3 part

1. Self-led online module which must be completed prior to 12th May. You will be sent the link once registered for the course.

2. Online delivery 2-3 hrs in the morning of 12th May. Due to the demand for First Aid training nationally, we have no flexibility with the dates.

3. Face to face assessment done in pairs, over a day. Each pair given a time slot. The face to face assessment will take place on 13th May at Bonaly Centre, Edinburgh.