Emergency first aid in the office and studio

What will I learn?

BECTU is offering a new first aid course for its members. It is a one-day course delivered by Lazarus Training, a media training company with a knowledge of the creative industries.

It is valid for 3 years and is tailored for creative industries workers.

This course could improve your employability as well as your safety and that of your work colleagues by improving the first aid cover on a call sheet.

The course includes the following:

  • Outline the SAFE approach
  • Perform, in a simulated setting, basic life support
  • Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, management of choking
  • Place a casualty in the recovery position
  • Outline the management of a casualty with chest pain
  • State the management steps for a casualty who has fainted
  • Outline the management of a casualty who is convulsing
  • Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, use of direct pressure to control bleeding
  • Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, use of elevation to control bleeding
  • Outline the management of burns
  • Outline the management of scalds
  • Discuss the recognition of shock
  • State the management steps for shock
  • Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, initial management of suspected fractures
  • Discuss recognition and management of common major illness.
  • List contents of available first aid kits

Discover more detailed information about this course

Location

Bectu Head Office
373-377 Clapham Road
London
SW9 9BT

If you have any questions about the course, please email Tracy Thornton.

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Available Dates

  • Thu 28 Nov 9:30am-5pm
    1 days
    £110.00 Members £140.00 Non-members
  • Thu 27 Feb 9:30am-5pm
    1 days
    £110.00 Members £140.00 Non-members
  • Tues 23 June 9:30am-5pm
    1 days
    £110.00 Members £140.00 Non-members
  • Tues 29 Sept 9:30am-5pm
    1 days
    £110.00 Members £140.00 Non-members
  • Thurs 26 Nov 9:30am-5pm
    1 days
    £110.00 Members £140.00 Non-members