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Course description

BECTU is offering a new first aid course for its members. It is a one-day course delivered by Lazarus Training, a media training company with a knowledge of the creative industries.

It is valid for 3 years and is tailored for creative industries workers.

This course could improve your employability as well as your safety and that of your work colleagues by improving the first aid cover on a call sheet.

Course content

Outline the SAFE approach
Perform, in a simulated setting, basic life support 
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, management of choking
Place a casualty in the recovery position
Outline the management of a casualty with chest pain
State the management steps for a casualty who has fainted
Outline the management of a casualty who is convulsing
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, use of direct pressure to control bleeding
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, use of elevation to control bleeding
Outline the management of burns
Outline the management of scalds
Discuss the recognition of shock
State the management steps for shock
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, initial management of suspected fractures
Discuss recognition and management of common major illness.
List contents of available first aid kits

Full info here

The cost of this course is £120 with a discount price for members of £90 (inclusive of VAT)

Book your place for London.

Location

The next London courses will take place at BECTU head office on

20 April 2017

28 September 2017

30 November 2017

If you have any questions about the course, please contact Kate Elliott kelliott@bectu.org.uk  

Duration

This is a 1-day course starting at 09.30am and finishing at 4.30- 5.00pm.

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