Aspod – the safe way to carry Aspirin

  Aspod is a simple carrier for emergency Aspirin.  There is evidence that aspirin, taken during a heart attack, can reduce the size of the clot causing the heart attack and may even cause the platelets in the clot to disperse. Research shows that the death rate can be reduced by 20-25%. Aspirin, used in Read More …

Community AED and Community First Aid courses added

We have added two community courses aimed at giving you the basics of how to give first aid and how to use an AED unit.  The courses are designed to give just the basic information needed to save a life.   We will also be launching a community AED program soon, where communities can buy Read More …

LIFEPAK CR Plus and/or LIFEPAK EXPRESS Automatic External Defibrillator recall

Lifepak CR Plus and Lifepack Express AED units have a product recall for certain serial numbers.  Below we have copied their notice which contains their phone number if you think your unit may be affected.  You can also check their website for the affected serial numbers.  It is important that if you have one of Read More …

ProTrainings Europe New Website

We have just launched the new ProTrainings.eu website where you will find full details of all our courses and more information on what we offer and how you can apply it to your needs.  We have added many different sections showing how classroom, blended and online training can meet your needs. You will also find a new Read More …

Emergency Services Show 21st to 22nd September at the NEC visit us at stand K13

Emergency Services Show is on the 21-22nd September at the NEC Birmingham and ProTrainings are exhibiting at the Emergency Services Show on stand K13.  We will be there with our training packages, the latest version of the PractiMan manikin with the advanced head, Dechokers, latest blended FPOS courses, the new PractiPad AED pad placement trainer, LifePoint Read More …

Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease researchers from the University of Cambridge, have discovered a gene signature in healthy brains that echoes the pattern in which Alzheimer’s disease spreads through the brain much later in life. The findings, published in the journal Science Advances, could help uncover the molecular origins of this disease, and may be used to develop preventative Read More …

AED units on aircraft

AED units on aircraft are becoming more widespread and the UK Resus Council on their website have added some useful information and they have added a video from the BBC where AED’s are discussed. Airline staff are trained in basic first aid and they have been carrying first aid kits since 2004 but the introduction of Read More …

Disability Awareness Video Online Course Now Live – Supporting Enhance the UK

Disability Awareness is a very important subject but until now understanding it has not been easy to learn. We have teamed up with Enhance the UK, a disability charity to develop this educational course to improve disability awareness. Fifty percent of all proceeds from course sales go direct to Enhance the UK to further support their excellent work Read More …

Blended First Aid at Work online training launched

Blended First Aid at Work courses launched by ProTrainings.  We are the first to launch the new HSE option for EFAW and FAW courses in the workplace.  We have introduced all options for these courses including, Driver CPC, Equestrian and Forestry versions of the courses.