First Aid For Carers

Unity Oldland Methodist Church Hall, West Street, Oldland Common
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Target Audience
Adopters / Connected Carers / Foster Carers / SGO's / Short Break Carers
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Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Adopters and Foster Carers
Adopters and Foster Carers subcategories
CS1- First Aid
Event description
CS1 .This course has been tailored to suit the needs of Foster Carers, Adopters and Family Link Carers who look after children on a 24 hour basis. This is a certificated course, so please ensure you can arrive on time and attend all of the course.

Please could you ensure that you read the attached document to this course. It is a copy of Acorns COVID policy, which you must have read prior to attending. You will be asked to complete appendix 1 on arrival.

There are a few car parking spaces outside the church, and then on the main road

Tea and coffee will be available, but please note that lunch is not included. There are shops on the Oldland High Street, as well as Westcourt Drive

Other details about how the course will run are available in the attached policy.

As of 1st August, we are making changes to our first aid training in line with further guidance and awarding body advice. This will be the following:

All participants attending any of our First Aid training courses will be required to bring a paper disposable 3 ply face mask, fabric masks / scarves will not be acceptable.

This mask will be mandatory to wear for all practical elements of the training, but is optional for the theory portion of the course.s
Learning outcomes
You will learn how to deal with: Infant & Child Choking & Resuscitation,  Adult Choking, Adult Resuscitation, Severe Bleeding, Unconsciousness, Tourniquets, Use of defibrillators
Start Date
Saturday 10 July 2021
End Date
Saturday 10 July 2021
Closing Date
Wednesday 9 June 2021
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Yes - Wednesday 10 July 2024
Pass/Fail event