First aid training course (date confirmed)

Mountain bike crash victimThis is a one day course with Wolverest group that provides a certificate in basic first aid. It is based at their training centre in Swindon. Read our first aid story to see why training can really make a difference.

It will cost £40 per person inclusive. Meeting at 9:30am at the Wolverest Training school.  21 Cherry Orchard North,  Kembrey Park,  Swindon, Wiltshire,   SN2 8UH. Details such as lunch are not confirmed yet.

To book a place please contact tom at mbswindon co uk or contact via the Facebook event page.

Room for 10 people on a first come, first served basis

Topics covered:

  • Initial care of the scene and patient
    • Fears of first aid
    • Road safety
    • Barriers – gloves and face shields
    • Initial assessment
    • Breathing unconscious patient and recovery position
  • Cardiac problems
    • One rescuer CPR
    • Chest compressions only
    • CPR hand over to a second rescuer
  • Other primary care problems
    • Choking
    • Serious bleeding and types of wounds
    • Shock
    • Spinal injury
    • Snatch rescue (removing a patient from a dangerous situation)
  • Specific injury management
    • Breaks and fractures
    • Embedded objects
    • Eye injuries
    • Sunburn
    • Head injury and helmet removal
    • Hypothermia
    • Chest injury

3 thoughts on “First aid training course (date confirmed)”

  1. Hi Tom,
    I would love to get on this course on 17th Nov. I have put it in my diary provisionally. What do I need to do now to register/pay?
    Cyril Mannion

  2. Tom
    Would love to come on the course. My sky ride leader training requires a valid first aid certificate.
    What do I need to do to book my place and make payment


  3. First aid Training is very important since it is directly related to our lives and one should not take a chance with life. The topic covered in training course seems really beneficial and it is also not time consuming as it is only a one day course.

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