Icebreaker Activities Ideas for Adult Teachers

December 2nd, 2013

Here you are. You’ve completed your Level 3 Award in Education and Training and your first day of teaching is looming. You are prepared and ready to go except for one thing; you want your students to warm to you and each other. It’s a potentially awkward situation. What can you do? Icebreakers.

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Bleeding – how to help

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.   Read the rest of this entry »

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

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.

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What skills do I need to be a good trainer?

October 29th, 2013


According to Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning, “80% of the success in the classroom depends on the quality of instructor.” The importance of a good trainer’s role in shaping future employees is well recognised by all businesses. Let’s take a look at some skills that these companies look for in trainers to judge their capability.

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How to do CPR – a reminder

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.

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