First Aid


Mental Health First Aid: What You Need to Know

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Dec 2018

Mental Health First Aid: What You Need to Know

Talking about mental health is being encouraged more than ever before, and big businesses have started a campaign to make mental health first aid as important as physical first aid in the workplace. Last month an open letter signed by lots of top business executives backing a focus on mental health first aid was sent to the prime minister. The letter called for mental health...

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How to Use an Epi-Pen or Auto-injector: A Step-by-Step Beginner’s Guide

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Sep 2018

How to Use an Epi-Pen or Auto-injector: A Step-by-Step Beginner’s Guide

On our first aid courses, we sometimes get questions about how to use an Epi-Pen and how they actually work. So to answer these questions we’ve written a blog for those wanting more information. Read on for our quick guide for beginners! What is an Epi-pen and how does it work? Let’s start with the basics. An Epi-Pen is an instrument which provides an injection, used...

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CPR and Defibrillator Training: The need-to-know basics

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Aug 2018

CPR and Defibrillator Training: The need-to-know basics

All of our first aid courses at Train Together include CPR and AED training. Knowing how to administer CPR and use a defibrillator (AED) is essential in increasing the chances of survival for a person who collapses because of cardiac arrest. We’ve put together this handy Q&A for you to discover the basics around using a defibrillator and carrying out CPR. We hope this acts...

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4 Important Reasons You Need to Take a First Aid Course

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Feb 2018

4 Important Reasons You Need to Take a First Aid Course

Why do you need to take a first aid course? Many deaths are prevented every year due to the administration of life-saving first aid treatment whilst waiting for the emergency services to arrive. But why should you look into brushing up on your own first aid skills? Having some level of first aid training under your belt is important for many reasons. You can take...

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