News

27th
November
2017

Would you like a free 2018 wall planner?

First Response First Aid Ltd is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of first aid training and we want to help you make sure your learning and development is organised, from start to finish in 2018 by offering you a free wallplanner.

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1st
November
2017

November News - Our 5 Top Tips for Treating Children's Burns

It’s November, and it’s the time of year for firework events.  Who doesn’t love a bonfire and the spectacle of a fantastic display of fireworks?  They can look beautiful in the sky, but burns can be a risk, especially for small children who might not realise that sparklers can still be hot long after the sparkles have disappeared.

Here are our top 5 tips for treating burns in children.

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10th
October
2017

It's October... and we are thinking about bone health

It’s October and the shops are full of Hallowe’en merchandise, pumpkins, bats and skeletons and more.  Not to scare you, but because it’s World Osteoporosis day on 20th October, this month we are turning to look at our bone health.

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7th
September
2017

Celebrating World First Aid Day!

We are celebrating World First Aid Day which is on Saturday 9th September 2017. This year, the theme is about domestic accidents.  Falls are the most common home accidents and can cause serious injury at any time of life, but the risk increases with age.

First aid training teaches people about the dangers and causes of accidents and what to do in case of an injury.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) reported in the Health and Safety at Work summary statistics for Great Britain 2016 that you are most likely to injure yourself at work by handling, lifting or carrying or slipping, tripping or falling.

So, knowing what to do in the case of a fall makes sense for both home and work.

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17th
July
2017

First Aid Courses in Wolverhampton, September 2017 – Book Now

From our new Wolverhampton venue, starting in September we will be providing a number of workplace first aid training courses, from the 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work to the 3 day First Aid at Work. Candidates who successfully complete these First Aid courses will be qualified to act as a first-aider in the workplace.

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12th
June
2017

We Launch Workplace First Aid Training in Wolverhampton

In response to customer demand, we are pleased to announce that we have added a new training venue to our portfolio and will shortly be offering workplace first aid training in Wolverhampton.

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12th
May
2017

Semi-Automatic AED or Fully Automatic AED: Which Should you Choose?

You may be wondering whether to purchase a semi-automatic or fully automatic AED, so we’ve combined some useful information to help you decide which defibrillator would be best for your facility.

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6th
April
2017

Give Life Saving Support with AED Training

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is one of the leading causes of premature death.  Many of the victims of SCA can be saved if a person nearby recognises what is happening, applies CPR and uses an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to restore the heart’s normal rhythm.  

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14th
March
2017

New information regarding Paediatric First Aid Training

The revised EYFS statutory framework has landed and will come into force on the 3rd April 2017.  Please read our blog to ensure you are up to date with the changes regarding paediatric first aid training.

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