You are booked onto our next First Aid course
Date: Thursday 7th January 2021
From: 8:45 to 12:45
Location: Topiary Tearooms, New Hollybeck Nursery
!Please do not attend if you have any symptoms of Covid-19! Our safety controls
Please watch these 2 short videos before attending
How to protect yourself against COVID-19 – YouTube
Registration at 8:45
Course starts at 9:00
Course end at 12:45
It is a busy session so we need to start on time
Please make all necessary arrangements to be able to attend the course during the times shown. It is a busy day with a set curriculum. The course cannot be shortened. If you think you can’t make the day or you may be running late please let us know a soon as possible by ringing:
Aly or Ali on Mobile: 0749 604 6325.
What to Bring?
Please bring pencils, pens, note paper for you make your own notes if that is what you like to do.
A comprehensive course book is supplied.
Face shield or mask if that will make you feel more comfortable.
Reading glasses for any reading work if you wear them.
What to wear?
We will be kneeling at the sides of ‘casualties’, lying on the floor, performing chest compressions and you will be bandaging your own leg. Wear clothing that makes you feel relaxed, comfortable, is not too precious and helps you maintain sufficient modesty.
What is expected?
All candidates must be:
-Physically capable of kneeling/bending down beside a casualty
-Have enough strength to perform chest compressions (Painful joints, RSI or arthritis in the wrists and hands can make performing chest compressions very painful/awkward)
-Be able to perform rescue breaths. (People with breathing difficulties or very heavy smokers can find rescue breaths hard.)
-Should feel comfortable seeing and dealing with blood and injuries.
-Able to perform CPR and put casualty in recovery position who is laying on the floor.
Note: To be awarded the Level 3 qualification Learners must be competent in performing the above tasks. Please get in touch if you have any concerns, we will work hard to resolve any problems.
There will be an opportunity to view the policy and sign a privacy certificate at the course for more information click here.
We are really looking forward to seeing you,
If you want any further information or assistance please don’t hesitate to get in touch. This is your training day, we will help you get the best from it.