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Steps 1-2-3 for first aiders

In the past week there has been a rather unusual case of a nerve agent being used in a city not far away from us. Thankfully such cases are extremely rare, and we can rely on the UK Government to provide us with suitable medical protection, in the form of Hazardous Area Response Teams (HART) from the ambulance services, Fire & Rescue services, and where appropriate, as we have seen in this case, experts from the military.

Here we present how to perform a Steps 1-2-3 scene assessment.


Statement on the change of instructions for using EpiPen®

We have recently been asked about reports on social media about a change in the procedure for the use of EpiPen®s, which reduced the injection time, and at that time had to make it clear that the advice was only for the Australian and US market devices.

Subsequently, Meda Pharmaceuticals Ltd, the device suppliers in the UK have issued the attached statement on their website, reducing the administration time for new UK devices.


Happy Halloween everyone! Learn how to perform CPR, with a spooky twist.

We first produced this article on Facebook for Halloween 2016, but have re-vamped it for the website now in 2017. Learn how to perform CPR with some spooky training.


Schools to allowed to keep an emergency Adrenaline Auto Injector from 1st October 2017 - update

As reported previously on our news pages, new legislation was passed in Westminster recently to allow schools in the UK to keep spare adrenaline auto-injectors (AAIs) for emergency use. The legislation comes into effect from 1 October 2017.

Following on from this, the guidance notes have now been issued for how this will operate.


Schools to be allowed to keep an emergency Adrenaline Auto Injector (AAI) from October 2017

New legislation was passed in Westminster recently to allow schools in the UK to keep spare adrenaline auto-injectors (AAIs) for emergency use. The legislation comes into effect from 1 October 2017.


First Aid Protocols Statement - January 2017

As of the 1st January 2017, the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) would like first aid training providers to make it very clear on their websites and other publications that they are using the most current, up-to-date, first aid and resuscitation protocols


Paediatric First Aid update - November 2016

As of the 1st January 2017, our Paediatric First Aid courses will be changing slightly. This will bring them into line with new guidance introduced in the last few days by the Department for Education.


UK Government formally announces "Millie's Mark"

The UK Government, through the Department for Education, have today formally announced the launch of "Millie's Mark", and a change in paediatric first aid legislation for those involved in childcare establishments.


HSE Update - June 2016 ebulletin

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) have today released their June 2016 First Aid ebulletin.


iHampshire Directory

We are pleased to be now listed in the iHampshire directory



A small number of our customers have (quite rightly) questioned about any vulnerabilties on our website following the recent Heartbleed vulnerability scare that rocked the internet.


Hampshire Chamber of Commerce Member

We are delighted to have joined Hampshire Chamber of Commerce as a member.


Public courses available

As promised the other day, I've now had a chance to book some more dates for the room at "Everyone Active - Fareham Leisure Centre" for some more "First Aid at Work", and "Emergency First Aid at Work" courses, and these are now available for booking via o


Public courses available

A couple of new public course dates have just been added to our site


Server outage

We are very sorry that customers have been unable to access our website, or send us emails over the last few days. This was caused by roadworks in Portsmouth which severed cables providing our internet services.


UK Register of Learning Providers Registered

We are pleased to announce that we are now registered with the UK Register of Learning Providers (UK Provider Reference Number 10040347), and with The Learning Records Service, for verifying and registering students Unique Learner Numbers.


Server outage

Earlier on today we experienced torrential rain in the area and lots of flooding. During this period we appear to have suffered a power brown-out which had caused problems with our web and email servers. The faults have now been corrected and everything i


New telephone number.

We now have our new phone number for the business.


First Aid Training now available

We are now taking unrestricted bookings for first aid, AED, and BLS with adjuncts (medical gases) courses.



We have joined Facebook


NPLQ 8th Edition

On the 16th February 2012 we attended an update for RLSS Trainer/Assessors

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