BECTU is offering a new first aid course for its members, and Stage Management Association members can book to attend at an Associate rate of £102
. It is a one-day course delivered by Lazarus Training, a media training company with a knowledge of the creative industries.
It is valid for 3 years and is tailored for creative industries workers.
This course could improve your employability as well as your safety and that of your work colleagues by improving the first aid cover on a call sheet.
Outline the SAFE approach
Perform, in a simulated setting, basic life support
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, management of choking
Place a casualty in the recovery position
Outline the management of a casualty with chest pain
State the management steps for a casualty who has fainted
Outline the management of a casualty who is convulsing
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, use of direct pressure to control bleeding
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, use of elevation to control bleeding
Outline the management of burns
Outline the management of scalds
Discuss the recognition of shock
State the management steps for shock
Demonstrate, in a simulated setting, initial management of suspected fractures
Discuss recognition and management of common major illness.
List contents of available first aid kits
The full cost of this course is £120 with a BECTU members price of £90 (inclusive of VAT) and an Associate member price (for SMA members) of £102
Book direct with BECTU: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/emergency-first-aid-at-work-london-registration-39868308183?lang=en-gb&locale=en_GB&view=domo