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 the subscription fees paid by our members, 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. Manager John Attree.

Training Dates 2017

Day        Date  Month       Course Title                                           Venue                                     Notes     

Sunday     15 January    First Response Training (Module10)          1st Thame H.Q. - Thame.         All day course

Tuesday      7 February   First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)    Horley Campsite, Banbury       One evening course

Monday     13 February   First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                    Paired with 20th February

Monday     20 February   First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                    2nd evening of 13th Feb.

Thursday     9 March       First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                    Paired with 16th March

Thursday   16 March       First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                    2nd evening of 9th March

Saturday     8 April          First Response Training (Module 10)        Norbar Ltd. Banbury                 All day course

Saturday   29 April          First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)    Rose Hill - Oxford                     Morning only course

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

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

Saturday   17 June          First Response Training (Module 10)         1st Goring Heath                      All day course 

Wednesday 28 June         First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     Paired with 5th July

Wednesday  5 July           First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     2nd evening of 28th June

Thursday   13 July           First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)     Rose Hill - Oxford                     One evening course 

Tuesday      5 September  First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     Paired with 12th Sept

Tuesday     12 September First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     2nd evening of 5th Sept.

Sunday       1 October      First Resp. Refresher course (Mod 10a)     Rose Hill - Oxford                     One morning course.

Wednesday 4 October       First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     Paired with 11th Oct.

Wednesday 11October      First Response Training (Module 10)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     2nd evening of 4th Oct

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 with14th Dec.

Thursday    14 December  First Response Training (Module 19)         Rose Hill - Oxford                     2nd evening of 7th Dec.

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