The day will consist of the required 4 contact hours. Delegates must be signed in and seated 10 minutes before the start of the course.
Start Time 1100hrs end time 1530hrs. This will allow for 1/2 hour to be split throughout the course for breaks and refreshments.
Delegates who are not present during the health and safety briefing at 1100hrs will not be able to join or continue on the course.
Each course is classroom based with some practical work which may be outside.
Training material will be provided during the course, it is suggested that you bring a notebook and pen.
Light refreshments of tea & coffee etc. Will be provided at suitable periods throughout the day. Lunch is not provided. You can bring a few snacks to see you through lunch.
Location as above.
Free Parking is Just outside the property but limited, please park outside the front door half on the road.
Disabilities, complaints, diversity and H&S
All information will be explained by the trainer at the opening welcome but it is reminded that First aiders should be physically able to demonstrate their competencies, all learning outcomes must be achieved to successfully gain the qualification.
Candidates should wear Suitable clothing and footwear for first aid practicals.
Any disabilities, injures or special learning needs that may effect learning or require reasonable adjustments to be made, must be notified in writing to VTS 7 days before the start of the course.
Candidates should wear Suitable clothing and footwear for first aid practicals for inside and outside. The training will require you to lay or roll on the floor and kneel down to preform CPR
This course requires close contact with other delegates and first aid manikins and contains videos and images of injuries appropriate to the subject.
Candidates need a basic command of English. While we are often able to provide support to people who do not have English as a first language, our ability to do so is limited by the time available and the number of people who require assistance. We may be able to make special arrangements if requested in advance. Please contact us if you need any guidance.
Hands must be cleanly scrubbed, all open wounds to be covered. if you have a cold or cough please notify the trainer before start.
The current COVID guidelines of the day will be followed. Please wear a mask on arrival (even if the rules have changed) All information will be given at the start of the course.