Household Cleaning Products Poisoning and First Aid

Thousands of children and infants need medical care for poisoning from products commonly found in and around the home. Although long-term injury is rare, the anxiety and distress caused to both child and parents could be avoided by increased awareness. KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training nationally and video e-learning to Read More …

Blisters

Blisters are usually caused by damage to the skin by physical damage or infection or illness.  Generally, blisters can be self-treated and do not usually require medical attention.  Blisters occur when the epidermis which is the upper layer of skin, tears away from the layer underneath and fluid collects in the space to create the Read More …

Fainting

Fainting is a common cause of a patient losing consciousness. It is caused by a lack of blood to the brain. This can be caused by anxiety, hunger, pregnancy, stress, worry, tiredness, standing for long periods, being too hot or after receiving local anaesthetic containing adrenalin. KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom Read More …

Hyperventilation

Hyperventilation occurs when the rate and quantity of alveolar ventilation of carbon dioxide exceed the body’s production of carbon dioxide.  Hyperventilation can be voluntary or involuntary. When breathing is excessive, more carbon dioxide will be removed from the bloodstream than the body can produce. This causes the concentration of carbon dioxide in the bloodstream to Read More …

Public Health England

Public Health England was established on 1 April 2013 to bring together public health specialists from more than 70 organisations into a single public health service.  Public health England is a government organisation that aim to protect and improve the nation’s health and well being and reduce health inequalities. They are responsible for making the Read More …

EpiPen® changes to timing instructions on the administration

The Anaphylaxis Campaign (www.anaphylaxis.org.uk ) have reported that Mylan UK has recently received an approval for a variation to the administration of EpiPen® and EpiPen® Junior adrenaline auto-injector. KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training nationally and video e-learning to enable students to learn using different media. We believe training should never end Read More …

Guidance on the use of adrenaline auto-injectors in schools

There has been a change in the legislation where schools may now administer their “spare” adrenaline auto-injector (AAI), obtained, without prescription, for use in emergencies, if available, but only to a pupil at risk of anaphylaxis, where both medical authorisation and written parental consent for the use of the spare AAI has been provided. KeithProTrainings Read More …

Endorsed Provider – ProTrainings are now a Skills for Care Endorsed Provider

Endorsed Provider – ProTrainings is proud to announce following a comprehensive application process, invigorating evaluation of our courses and internal procedures, and an extensive effort from ProTrainings that we have officially been approved as a recognised Care Provider through the Skills for Care endorsement scheme.  KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training Read More …

Adrenaline Auto-Injectors New Legislation for Schools

Adrenaline Auto-Injectors legislation was passed in Westminster to allow UK schools to be able to keep spare adrenaline auto-injectors (AAIs) for emergency use.  The legislation comes into effect on 1 October 2017. KeithProTrainings Europe was set up by to offer classroom training nationally and video e-learning to enable students to learn using different media. We Read More …