This Police D13 course is designed for all Police Officers, with a particular focus on those in specialist roles such as firearms, public order, surveillance, and officers of the Serious and Organised Crime Agency.

It is also suitable for officers from agencies like the UK Border Agency and HM Revenue and Customs. The course lasts for 5 days and includes classroom-based instruction as well as practical scenarios utilizing our SimMan resources, live casualties, and skills houses.

Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded a certificate by the Emergency Services Training Centre, which remains valid for 3 years.

Course Eligibility

No prior qualifications are required to attend this training course, although having basic first aid training would be beneficial. Participants should note that there will be some pre-course reading material that needs to be completed before attending the training.

Course Content

Standard Level First Aid including:

• Scene management

• Care of an unconscious casualty

• Basic Life Support

• Ballistic injuries

• Automated External Defibrillation

• Management of breathing problems

• Use of haemostatic dressings

• Treatment of abdominal wounds

• Burns and scalds

• Medical conditions such as diabetes

• Poisoning

Course Learning Outcomes

Each force establishes specific requirements based on local risk assessments, taking into account factors such as role demands, time spent with casualties, potential injury severity, local policies, and healthcare provisions. Consequently, our collaborative approach ensures that courses effectively meet all required learning outcomes. This entails striking a careful balance between classroom-based learning, practical assessments, exams, and scenario-based training. Moreover, to provide additional assurance, learners undergo continuous evaluation throughout the course.

This evaluation encompasses various methods, including practical demonstrations, interactive sessions, quizzes, and engaging activities. These diverse assessment techniques are specifically designed to coach, support, and monitor the progress of participants. It is worth emphasizing that active physical participation in practical scenarios is vital for the most effective learning experience.

By engaging in hands-on training sessions, learners can apply their knowledge and skills in realistic situations, further enhancing their capabilities as police officers. Upon successful completion of the Police D13 course, delegates will receive a certificate of attendance. This certificate holds significant value and attests to their successful completion of the training program.

Notably, the certificate remains valid for a period of 3 years, reflecting the ongoing commitment to maintaining and updating skills in line with evolving law enforcement practices..

Course Cost

The price for this course is available upon application, please use the form below to contact us.


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