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Emergency First Aid Training (Including Defribilation)

23rd February 2019
at St Michael's Parish Hall

Emergency First Aid Training (Including Defribilation)

Tutor: Alison Hawthorn

Date: 23rd February 2019

Time: 09:30 - 16:30

Location: St Michael's Parish Hall

Type of Event: First Aid Days

Places Available: 2

The Emergency First Aid One Day Course (as set out by the HSE) covers:-
• Initial Assessment, Airway, Breathing & Circulation, Recovery Position
• Resuscitation and chest compressions using training manikins – CPR (including children/babies/infants)
• Causes/levels of unconsciousness
• Asphyxia – causes and treatment of choking
• Heart attack, anaphylaxis, stroke, diabetes, asthma, epilepsy
• Wound and bleeding, direct and indirect pressure, treatment of shock
• Fractures, sprains and dislocations
• Burns and scalds
• Maintaining a First Aid Box, Accident Book & reporting of incidents
Use of defibrilator included

Please let the tutor know of any additional needs so that they can be accommodated.
Students need to be aware that some practical aspects of the course are carried out on the floor and they need to have a basic level of mobility. Students need to be dressed appropriately to be able to do practical tasks.


Information about Alison

Alison Hawthorn brings over 2 decades worth of teaching and yoga experience to her courses. She strives to make her courses informative, interactive and accessible to all, with the aim of having each student walk away with a mental map of how to deal with all aspects of first aid that they may come across.



St Michael's Parish Hall
6 Park Rd
Shepton Mallet


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