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Emergency first aid training for school staff

This 4 - 6 hour course is intended for those nominated by their employer to perform the role of first-aider in a school setting. It is designed for school teachers, support staff and lunchtime supervisors to be able to take control and respond to a person/child who may become ill or injured (on or off site) in a safe, prompt and effective manner. Managing time is precious for schools; this course can be tailored around your school's needs and delivered on an inset day. For a HSE compliant certificate though you will need the 6 hour course. 

This course exceeds the requirements recommended by the Government document 'First Aid in Schools'.

Course content

-       Understand the role and responsibilities of the first-aider in a school
-         To deal with an unconscious casualty (primary and secondary survey)
-         Administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) all ages
-         Seizures and epilepsy
-         Choking
-         Asthma
-         Hyperventilation
-         Anaphylactic shock
-         Shock and bleeding
-         Injuries to bones, muscles and joints
-         Burns and scalds
-         Head injuries
First aid instructor with class


Wiltshire First Aid Training will provide a First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) approved (6 hour) Emergency First Aid for Schools certificate. This will enable candidates to perform the role of first-aider in a school setting for three years.
CPR practise

Maximum course numbers

Minimum of 6 candidates to 24 candidates (provided there is enough room) 2 trainers will be provided for larger group numbers. 

The cost:

-     In-house course - 3 to 6 delegates £60 per person + VAT
-     In-house course - 7 to 9 delegates £50 per person + VAT
-     In-house course - 10 to 12 delegates £400 + VAT per course
-     In-house course - 13 or more delegates contact us for a quote

Courses can be delivered at your school for further enquiries please contact us on 01249 569 690 or by e-mail.
Note pads and books
Teacher and pupils in classroom

"Informative, relaxed - best one I've done - made interesting & applicable to our situation"

Lizzy Robinson - Salisbury Cathedral School, Salisbury 10/01/17.

"I enjoyed Pete's 'sensible'  (not complicated and simple to remember) approach to first aid teaching.  An interesting and informative day - I feel more confident about first aid now :o) "

Jo Fysh – Oaksey Primary School, Malmesbury 03/01/2017

"Emma fantastic - bright, cheerful, very easy to listen to.  Fascinating subject"

Julie Manning - school nurse, Marchant Holliday School, Somerset 23/06/2017

For first aid training in schools across the Wiltshire area and the South West.  We can come to you or arrange a venue to carry out the training, call us today to book your course.

Call for more information on 01249 569 690 
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