First Aid Training

The Scout Association strongly recommends that all adults in Scouting with a leader, manager or supporter appointment should hold a current First Response certificate or equivalent at all times.  Whilst everyone is encouraged to maintain their qualification at all times, the certificate must be valid at the time of issue of the Wood Badge and for appointment renewal.

First Response Course.   This 6 hour course will provide the minimum standard of First Aid knowledge required, and validation of training module 10 for those people working towards the Wood Badge The certificate is valid for a maximum of 3 years.  Qualifications gained outside Scouting are also accepted and can be used for module 10 validation See details of equivalents here: http://members.scouts.org.uk/supportresources/1789/first-response. For the answer to questions about these training sessions please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01865 246458.  

Please note that each course is limited to 12 participants, so forward planning is strongly advised. To help us make the best use of our resourses, and in order to maintain training free of personal cost for all Oxfordshire Scouting volunteers, you must let the First Aid Course Administrator This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. know if you want to cancel your place, so that it can be made available to another applicant.

First Response renewal A 3 hour refresher that renews & updates your First Response qualification for 3 years. It must be carried out before your current qualification expires. You can only renew your qualification twice before repeating the full course or an external equivalent.

Full First Aid Certificate A 14 hour course over 2 days. Dates for this course are T.B.A. at this time. For further information contact F.A. Course Manager John Attree.  01235 529555.

Training Dates 2018

Day        Date  Month       Course Title                                           Venue                                     Notes     

Saturday     4 November   First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     All day course

Thursday     7 December   First Responce Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     Paired with 14th Dec.

Thursday    14 December  First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     2nd evening of 7th Dec.

Sunday      14 January     First Response Training (Module 10)          King Alfred - Wantage               All day course.

Tuesday      6  February    First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)     Horley Campsite - Banbury       A one evening course.

Monday      12 February    First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                      Paired with 19th Feb.

Monday      19 February    First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                      2nd evening of 12th Feb.

Thursday    8 March          First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                      Paired with 19th March.

Thursday   15 March         First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                      2nd evening of 8th March.

Saturday   21 April           First Response Training (Module 10)          Sibford Gower -Banbury            All day course.

Sunday     29 April           First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)      Rose Hill - Oxford                     One morning course.

Wednesday 9 May            First Response Training (Module 10)          Rose Hill - Oxford                      Paired with 16th May.

Wednesday 16 May          First Response Training (Module 10)          Rose Hill - Oxford                      2nd evening of 9th May.

Saturday    16 June          First Response Training (Module 10)          T.B.A.                                        All day course.

Wednesday 27 June         First Response Training (Module 10)           Rose Hill - Oxford                      Paired with 4th July.

Wednesday  4 July           First Response Training (Module 10)           Rose Hill - Oxford                      2nd evening of 27th June.

Thursday  12 July            First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)       Rose Hill - Oxford                      A one evening course.

Tuesday 4th September    First Response Training (Module 10)           T.B.A.                                       Paired with 11th Sept.

Tuesday 11th September  First Response Training (Module 10)           T.B.A.                                       2nd evening of 4th Sept.

Sunday 30th September   First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)       Rose Hill - Oxford                     One morning course.

Wednesday 3rd October    First Response Training (Module 10)           T.B.A.                                       Paired With 10th Oct.

Wednesday 10th October  First Response Training (Module 10)            T.B.A.                                      2nd evening of 3rd Oct.

Saturday 3rd November    First Response Training (Module 10)            Rose Hill - Oxford                     All day course.

Sat - Sun 10 & 11 Nov.     Full F.A. Certificate.(Refer to J.Attree)          Rose Hill - Oxford                     All week end.

Thursday 6th December    First Response Training (Module 10)            Rose Hill - Oxford                     Paired with 13th Dec.

Thursday 13th December  First Response Training (Module 10)            Rose Hill - Oxford                     2nd evening of 6th Dec.