Healthcare Professionals First Aid (Doctors & Dentists) -

We offer various qualifications and courses which include resuscitation, meeting the requirements for healthcare professionals throughout the UK.

UK Resuscitation Council recommendations

The UK Resuscitation Council recommends that ‘staff should undergo regular training in the management of medical emergencies to a level appropriate to their expected clinical responsibilities’.

What the guidance says

Medical emergencies can happen at any time in a dental practice. If you employ, manage or lead a team, you should make sure that;
There are arrangements for at least two people available to deal with medical emergencies when treatment is planned to take place.
All members of staff, not just the registered team members, know their role if a patient collapses or there is another kind of medical emergency.
All members of staff who might be involved in dealing with a medical emergency are trained and prepared to deal with such an emergency at any time and practice together regularly in a simulated emergency so they know exactly what to do.

The guidance also states that;

All clinical areas should have immediate access to an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

How can we help

We offer a full range of courses and qualifications that meet the requirements of health care professionals including

  • Basic Life Support
  • ITC Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) for England and Wales
  • ITC Certificate in Emergency First Aid at Work (SCQF Level 5) for Scotland.
  • ITC Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External
  • Defibrillation (QCF)

Instructors

Our trainers come from a range of professional backgrounds such as the emergency services, the military and outdoor professionals. We aim to match instructors to your specific training requirements. They are aware of the specific needs of various outdoor environments, fully understanding the problems and judgements that have to be made when dealing with incidents in stressful, dangerous and remote situations. Learn more about our trainers and what makes them unique.

Training

Our training is very practical and hands on with a typically 70% practical to just 30% theory. Our courses do not rely upon the usual ‘death by PowerPoint’, instead we use progressive incident scenario based training methods. Our courses teach techniques proven to work in real life incidents and not just in a classroom. Our training builds confidence and develops first aid skills into complete incident management. Read more about our training and why we get such positive reviews.

Assessment

Qualification

Certification

Cost

In-house course for 12 candidates
- guide price £

Individual candidate
- guide price £

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