Headway Suffolk, the Brain Injury Charity, need our help

Headway Suffolk are a brain injury charity and they have exceeded in the way the charity is run and managed helping meet the difficult challenges that anyone with a brain injury suffer from.  They also support families and carers in the care they offer.  They have been shortlisted for an award that would mean they Read More …

Polish First Aid Student Manual for all our Online and Classroom Courses

Polish language first aid manuals are now available to all students on all ProTrainings classroom, online and blended first aid courses.  We have translated our main first aid plus manuals and this is available free from the student resources section of all registered students.  

FPOS Blended Course Launched – BTEC Level 4 Certificate

FPOS is now a level 4 regulated qualification.  The new BTEC Level 4 Certificate for First Person on Scene (QCF) is the latest qualification launched in 2017 by Pearson and is now available as blended or classroom training.  This qualification has been extended and as a result the length of the course has increased to Read More …

Choking and the Dechoker – Online Course of the Week

Choking and the Dechoker course will give you the essential information when dealing with someone choking. Abdominal thrusts have helped save many lives, but it’s not the easiest method when responding to someone choking. There are a number of fatal complications following the performance of abdominal thrusts.

Major incident trauma course – Learn online how to save lives

Major incident trauma is something that anyone could need to deal with but this course is also aimed at the emergency services. Catastrophic injuries from multiple casualty incidents are something that unfortunately is a real situation that first responders and members of the public may have to deal with.

Ibuprofen and Pets – medicine for you, killer for pets

Ibuprofen is a painkiller that is available over the counter without a prescription.  It’s one of a group of painkillers called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is a popular pain killer used in households and prescribed by doctors for pain relief. Although generally harmless in humans it can be fatal with pets.

Behaviour That Challenges – Course of the Week

Behaviour That Challenges is an extremely strenuous for everyone involved and many people find it tough when confronted by a difficult situation. Trying to resolve and figure out the best techniques to use, can be just as challenging. Challenging behaviour needs to be approached in a controlled way, ensuring the recipient is managing the situation carefully, Read More …

LIFEPAK 1000 AED Faults

LIFEPAK 1000 automatic external defibrillators (AEDs)  have a risk of device shutting down unexpectedly during patient treatment and possible failure to deliver therapy.  Manufactured by Physio-Control – risk of unexpected device shutdown due to an intermittent connection between the battery and device contacts.