Public First Aid Courses

First Aid Courses @ Heartbeat HQ Deepdale, Preston

2019 schedule

Community First Aid (Heart Start)

You will learn vital lifesaving skills which could help to keep a person alive until professional help arrives.

The course includes:-

  • How to call for help
  • How to help someone who is unconscious
  • How to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • How to recognise the warning signs of a heart attack
  • How to deal with choking
  • How to deal with serious bleeding

It could be one of the most valuable things you’ll ever learn, because heart disease touches us all and in the future your ELS skills may mean the difference between life and death to a friend or a member of your family.

Duration: 2 hours

Cost: £5 per person

(Places are limited call 01772 717147 to reserve your place)

Course Dates
Thursday 31st January 10am till 12pm
Wednesday 27th February 1pm till 3pm
Friday 29th March 10am till 12pm
Thursday 30th May 1pm till 3pm
Wednesday 26th June 10am till 12pm
Thursday 31st October 10am till 12pm
Friday 29th November 10am till 12pm

Certified Level 2 course – Emergency First Aid at work (1 day course)

This course is designed for people who want to receive training in emergency first aid and is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments.

Location:  Heartbeat NWCC, Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6PA

Date: 4th September 2019

Time: 9:00-4:00pm

Cost: £49.99 per head (Places are limited call 01772 717147 to reserve your place)

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Clinical First Aid (Annual update)

This training aims to train you how to assess and effectively manage an unresponsive patient, how to confirm cardiac arrest and the correct techniques for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.

This is an aspect of mandatory training for all staff and therefore needs to be completed on an annual basis.

Candidates are able to complete both adult and paediatric assessments at these sessions.

Interactive and practical BLS training to include:

  • Overview of the ABCDE approach
  • Baby, child and adult choking
  • Baby, child and adult CPR
  • Safe and effective use of an AED
  • Anaphylaxis care guidelines

Available dates:  5th June 2019

Location:  Heartbeat NWCC, Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6PA

Time: 12-2pm

Cost: £20 per person (Places are limited call 01772 717147 to reserve your place)