Blog - Survival
How To Use A Defibrillator In The Woodlands
From Survival Medical demonstrates the step by step process of using a defibrillator in outdoor environments. This crucial skill is must have for all outdoor enthusiasts and practitioners, especially when working with groups in the woodlands.
Mark Fox from Peak District Survival school shows us how we can navigate ourselves in the wild using a few hints given to us from the oak tree and birch tree. A film for woodlands.co.uk by Rose Dunster and Emily George
First Aid for Bleeding
Former firefighter and instructor and experienced NHS Resuscitation Officer and trainer, Andy Sullivan, shares the first aid skills vital to effectively manage various wounds that are bleeding. Andy considers the potential sources of injury when out in the woodlands and stresses the importance of personal safety when treating a patient. He explains the key steps to follow, depending on the level of injury, and demonstrates how to apply specific sterile dressings and trauma bandages to support the patient before the arrival of the emergency services. http://www.elst.co.uk/ An Adliberate film http://www.adliberate.co.uk for WoodlandsTV http://www.woodlands.co.uk/tv