Volunteer Training: Outdoor First Aid

16-10-18 09:00 - 18:00
Address: St Catherines House, Tickhill Rd, Doncaster DN4 8QP, UK

We are offering a free accredited first-aid course as part of our volunteer training programme, delivered by an experienced River-Mountain-Experience trainer! Trainees must be available for either the first (1 day certificate) or both days of the course (extended 2 day certificate).

The first day will focus on Emergency first Aid such as the recovery position & delivering CPR.  The second day will concentrate on more outdoor focused first-aid including applying bandages and splints, keeping people warm and assessing injured people. 

Please download a volunteer training booking form here.

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  • 09-08-24 12:00 - 09-08-24 15:00


    As part of DCRT’s All Hands on the Don project, we are delighted to open our latest Photography Competition

    The River Don is a river back from the dead. It’s time to stop being down about the past industrial degradation of the Don and start celebrating – injecting positivity into a wonderful river that is special for its wildlife, history, and communities! Participants are also invited to join a free photography workshop, led by photographer Wendy Turner, covering the basics of photography including understanding your camera settings to composition and light.



    Where: Long Sandall Lock, Doncaster
    Meeting at: 
    Canal & Rivers Trust Car Park - Long Sandall Lock  (free parking)
    Entrance to car park is opposite: Lock Cottage, 2 Clay Lane West, Doncaster, DN2 4QY

    Google maps pin: click here
    What three words: ///union.sleeps.invest

    When: 12:00pm-3:00pm


    What to bring: Please bring a digital, film camera or a smartphone. Bring walking boots or wellies that you don’t mind getting a bit muddy! Please dress for the weather as it will be an outdoor workshop.


    What to expect: Photographer Wendy Turner will lead a practical workshop covering the basics of photography including understanding your camera settings to composition and light which you will then get to test out your skills along the riverside. Please be prepared for an outdoors event and wear good shoes for walking along the footpath.
    Tea, coffee, and biscuits will be provided!


    Joining us? All are welcome, including beginners. Sometimes events are cancelled due to bad weather. Please let us know if you plan to attend by emailing [email protected] or texting Sally on 07780333743


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