Welcome to BASICS Scotland

BASICS Scotland (British Association of Immediate Care) is a charity based in Perthshire. We specialise in promoting the provision of high quality pre-hospital emergency care to health professionals in Scotland. This includes our work with BASICS Responders across Scotland and providing traditional and innovative training in partnership with NES.

Just some of what we do


Adult Tele-education

BASICS Scotland Conference

BASICS Scotland Annual
Conference & AGM 2016

BASICS Scotland Responders

BASICS Scotland

Face-to-Face Courses


BASICS Scotland Membership

BASICS Scotland

Cric Training

Remote Skills


Sandpiper Trust

Sandpiper BagThe Sandpiper Trust, a Scottish Charity, was set up in memory of Sandy Dickson by his parents, family and friends. The primary aim of the Trust is to ensure that all rural GPs in Scotland are provided with essential emergency medical equipment and resources once they have undergone specialist training courses and gained certification from BASICS SCOTLAND.

For further information on the work of the Sandpiper Trust, please go to www.sandpipertrust.org.

To download a Sandpiper Bag Application Form, please click here.

To download the contents layout for your Sandpiper Bag, please click here.


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