Archive for the ‘First Aid’ Category

CPR technique: why does it keep changing?

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Everybody who goes on a first aid course learns how to do CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) – an important lifesaving technique. But why do the CPR methods taught on first aid courses change from time to time?


How can I achieve my 1st aid certification?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Recently we have been asked this important question: “how can I achieve my 1st aid certification?”.


Bleeding – how to help

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Knowing how to help somebody who is wounded and bleeding is a vital first aid skill.  You might find yourself dealing with this sort of situation at work or at home, or even when you are out and about with friends and family.   (more…)

Choosing the right 1st aider for your business: What skills should you be looking for?

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Deciding who to choose as your company first aider is an important decision. Not only will they be getting mandatory certification, they could also be the difference between life and death in an emergency. Here are some skills you should look for in the person when making your choice.


How to do CPR – a reminder

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

CPR is the most vital of all the first aid techniques you can learn.  CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) is the action you need to take if you discover somebody who has stopped breathing.