Suzanne Gaffney

Organiser

Suzanne Gaffney
Phone
07887451776 or 0117 903 9750
Email
suzanne.gaffney@bristol.gov.uk
Sea Mills Children's Centre

Location

Sea Mills Children's Centre
Riverleaze, Sea Mills, BS9 2HL
Category

Date

07 Nov 2019 - 14 Nov 2019

Time

9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Emergency First Aid At Work

A practical and theory based course, learners can gain an Emergency First Aid At Work certificate with Indigo Bubble Training company.

This course will  equip learners with an overview knowledge and skills to be able to deal with an emergency situation and perform emergency aid as a first aider at work or as a volunteer.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Explain the role and list the priorities of a first aider.
  • List the contents and essentials of a first aid kit.
  • Understand demonstrate how to and deal with an unconscious casualty, assess a choking casualty and be able to give emergency aid.
  • Deal with a bleed, fracture, sprain and strain and recognise the differences.
  • Understand (and perform) cardiopulmonary resuscitation and state 1+ reason for the safe use of a defibrillator.
  • Assess and state how to give emergency aid to a burn or a scald.
  • Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries, including small cuts, grazes, bruises, minor burns, and scalds.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of urgent medical conditions, stroke, diabetes, heart attack, angina and epilepsy.

This course is  aimed at learners (aged 19+)  who would benefit from gaining this knowledge and the certificate -to use in their work, job search or as volunteers.

The course will run weekly – every Thursday – from 07 November to 14 November 2019.

To enrol, please contact Suzanne Gaffney on 0117 9030072 or 07887451776. Alternatively, contact the centre directly.

This course is FREE to anyone (or their partner) who receives an eligible means tested benefit, or who earns less than £15726. Proof will be needed otherwise fees may apply. The cost will be £21.

Further info: Sea Mills Children’s Centre is a fully  accessible venue, Bus to Sea Mills Square. Street Parking only.