Biker Down Course 17 November 2023 – Sutton Coldfield

Biker Down - A course dedicated to safety for motorcyclists, covering incident scene management, casualty care and the science of being seen.

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Biker Down Course 17 November 2023 - Sutton Coldfield

17nov6:30 pm9:30 pmBiker Down Course 17 November 2023 - Sutton ColdfieldA course dedicated to safety for motorcyclists, covering incident scene management, casualty care and the science of being seen.

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What the programme involves

Incident scene management

A presentation from the FireBike team, on-scene management and personal safety for a biker happening upon a crash involving a fellow biker.

Casualty Care

This module is delivered by qualified life support instructors from West Midlands Fire Service with motorcycle first aid-specific expertise, covering; trauma and mechanism of injury, snatch rescues, why when and how, basic life support, CPR, managing spinal injuries and crash helmet removal – when and how.

The Science of Being Seen

During this session the attendees receive instruction and advice on conspicuity – how effective is high-vis? This talk also covers phenomena such as ‘motion camouflage’ and ‘looming’, as well as tips on what you can do to be seen without the need to cover yourself head to foot in luminous yellow!

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For enquiries, or if you wish to cancel a booking, please email bikerdown@wmfs.net with your details.

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Time

17 November 2023 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm(GMT+00:00)

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WMFS Biker Down Team

Biker Down team supporting and guiding motorbike and other road users in safety around motorcycling and our biker down courses.

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