Patient and Nurse

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We offer courses in First Aid and Resuscitation for care providers and nurses working in Care and Nursing Homes.


Topics Include:

  1. First Aid in accidents and trauma, including scalds and burns;

  2. Recognition of when a person has become acutely ill;

  3. First response, and how to maintain a situation until an ambulance comes;

  4. Understanding the health needs of elderly people.

  • Assessing emergency situations to enable safe, prompt and effective action;

  • Administering first aid to casualties including the unconscious, those having seizures or choking, or the wounded, bleeding or shocked;

  • Giving Basic Life Support Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) according to UK Resuscitation Council Algorithm;  

  • Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator;

  • First Aid for casualties with minor injuries (grazes, bruises, burns, scalds).

Course Manager:   Mr Tim Davies BMEC Centres Manager

Clinical Leads:    Dr Melvyn Jenkins-Welch, Dr Brian Jenkins & Dr Dan O'Donovan

Course Location: 

Bill Mapleson Centre, Cynon Valley Business Park, Mountain Ash, Mid Glamorgan  CF45 4ER     OR

University Hospital of Wales, Anaesthetics, Intensive Care & Pain Medicine, Cardiff University, 3rd Floor Main Building, Heath Park, Cardiff   CF14 4 XN

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First Aid & Resuscitation Courses for Care & Nursing Homes