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on 07/05/14

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Heart Start first aid training session

In January, 11 ScotsCare volunteers and 1 member of staff attended a Heart Start first aid training session, a 2 hour course suitable for anyone aged 12 years and above.  The session covers: Cardiac arrest How to recognise and manage a heart attack How to perform cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) Putting someone into the recovery position […]

Heart Start first aid training session

Posted in Events on 07/05/14

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In January, 11 ScotsCare volunteers and 1 member of staff attended a Heart Start first aid training session, a 2 hour course suitable for anyone aged 12 years and above.  The session covers:

  • Cardiac arrest
  • How to recognise and manage a heart attack
  • How to perform cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Putting someone into the recovery position
  • Treating major bleeding and adult choking
  • Defibrillator familiarisation.

In partnership with the London Ambulance Service, we are now in a position to open this up to ScotsCare clients.  To register your interest please contact Louise Davies on 0207 240 3718 or email louise.davies@scotscare.com and request an application form.  Please note, anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.