COURSE INFORMATION

 

Join our emergency first aid for adults course in Brighton.

 

This short course will help you cope with an emergency situation. You will learn how to deal with unconsciousness, bleeding, choking, shock, seizures, provide CPR, and recognise signs of heart attack and stroke.

 

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COURSE TUTOR: Agnes Munday

DURATION: Half day

DAY: Saturday

TIME:  10.00am-1.00pm

WHEN:

Autumn: 24 November

WHERE: Vallance Centre, Hove

COURSE FEE: £20 / £15 / £15

 

Please note that concessions are not available online.

Please see further information on fees and concessions online or in our brochure.

 

 

BOOK ONLINE HERE

 

 

This course aims to:

Give you the confidence, techniques and skills to deal with emergencies, and manage a range of conditions in an emergency situation.

 

Who this course is for?

  • If you want to have experience for a real life emergency
  • If you want to be able to help family, friends or neighbours in an emergency
  • Are involved with local a community group, faith group or sports club
  • You might also want to attend the course if you are preparing for volunteering or work

 

What will the course cover?

  • dealing with an emergency
  • unresponsive – breathing
  • unresponsive – not breathing (cardiopulmonary resuscitation – CPR)
  • seizures
  • burns
  • bleeding heavily
  • head injury
  • choking
  • heart attack
  • stroke
  • allergic reaction
  • diabetic emergency

 

What materials will I need for the course?

  • Pen and pad if you would like to make some notes

 

    • Please dress comfortably for practical parts of the session
  • Let the tutor know if you are allergic to rubber or latex

 

 

How will I know how I’m doing on the course?

The tutor will explain the aims and outcomes at the beginning of the session and provide opportunities for you to review your learning, and take part in practical demonstrations. There will be lots of opportunities to ask questions and take part in discussions. Your learning will be reviewed at the end of the session.

 

Are there any other websites or books that can help me?

    • www.redcross.org.uk
    • www.sja.org.uk
    • There’s also a useful subsidised first aid booklet available at the end of the course, it costs £2.  Yes, you may find the following apps useful:S t John First Aid App
      Red Cross first aid app
  • Can I download any useful apps to my Smartphone or tablet?
  • Please bring the correct money to the course as the tutor does not always carry change.

 

Download the apps on the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store

 

Who is the course tutor?

Agnes Munday has been running these very popular courses for several years. The feedback on her sessions is always positive, and people appreciate the energy, enthusiasm, fun and passion she brings to the sessions.

Agnes has a BA Hons in Education, a PGCE in post 16 Education, and a Paediatric First Aid trainer diploma.
Agnes also works in Public Health and has twenty years’ experience of designing and delivering for a wide range of organisations.

 

What next, after the course? 

You can also speak to the Information, Advice and Guidance officer at Friends Centre who can help you with:

 

  • Information on other courses and services
  • Impartial guidance to help you make the right choices
  • Advice on volunteering and training
  • Initial assessment for English and Maths

 

 

 

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Date/Time
Saturday 24 November 2018
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Sessions: 1

Price
Full price: £20
Concession rate (if available): £15
Please note that concessions are not available online.
Click here for information on fees and concessions.

Location
Vallance Community Centre

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