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1st Response (Module 10 Adult, Module K Young Leader) East Grinstead
7 March, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 8:45 pmFree
Topics covered include;
Principles of first aid and initial response (arriving and managing an incident)
Initial response to a first aid situation
Management of an unconscious casualty (child or adult)
CPR, including technique for children and an explanation of what AED is and how to use it
Causes and treatment of unconsciousness
Heat exhaustion, heatstroke, dehydration and hypothermia
Burns and scalds
Fractures (ambulance imminent and non-imminent) and soft tissue injuries
Minor injuries (for example cuts, grazes and nose bleeds)
Anaphylaxis (use of Epi pen)
Note: We have a training AED so you can have a go at using one
Dress code: Warm and comfortable old clothing which may get dirty
Preparation: none required
Refreshments: Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.
Lunch: Provided, so please advise of any special dietary needs by email to [email protected] at least 2 weeks before the course date
Course delivered by: Paul Mortimer – East Anglian Ambulance Service
Enquiries through East Grinstead Scouts 1st Aid Adviser – John Railton [email protected]
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