First Aid


Mental Health First Aid Instructor Course

07

Sep 2018

Mental Health First Aid Instructor Course

The new Mental Health First Aid instructor course is now available to book starting in January 2019. This 3-day course will enable you to teach the new Ofqual regulated awards in Mental Health First Aid: The course is suitable for anyone with an interest in delivering the new half-day level 1, 1-day level 2 and 2-day level 3 qualifications in Mental Health First Aid and...

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Forestry First Aid (+F) for instructors

06

Aug 2018

Forestry First Aid (+F) for instructors

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new regulated qualification – FAA Level 3 Award in Forestry First Aid for instructors. This is a 2-hour bolt-on course, which can be run in conjunction with either an EFAW course or an FAW course. In order to teach the course, you need to be a Nuco registered First Aid and Catastrophic Bleeding Control Instructor. You will...

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Training Firefighters in Afghanistan

20

Apr 2017

Training Firefighters in Afghanistan

Congratulations to the group of Firefighters in Afghanistan for achieving their FAA Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work with Nuco instructor, Richie Mackenzie. The courses were delivered to upskill the local firefighters as part of a rehabilitation programme – well done to all.


Choosing a competent first aid training organisation

20

Sep 2016

Choosing a competent first aid training organisation

Since 1 October 2013 HSE no longer approves first aid training and qualifications – and no longer approves first aid training organisations. This means that businesses have more flexibility in how they manage their provision of first aid in the workplace. Nuco Training are working on updating all of the resources to meet these protocol changes. As soon as they are available, we will be...

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2015 Resuscitation guidelines

29

Oct 2015

2015 Resuscitation guidelines

The 15th October 2015 was a date of great significance for our industry, as it saw the latest protocol changes from The Resuscitation Council (UK). Nuco Training are working on updating all of the resources to meet these protocol changes. As soon as they are available, we will be notifying instructors with a link to download the latest updates to your teaching resources. Download the...

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Automated External Defibrillators on Aircraft

26

Aug 2015

Automated External Defibrillators on Aircraft

Resuscitation Council statement … Airlines are required to train cabin crew in first aid and to carry first-aid kits. Since 2004, the Federal Aviation Authority has required all US commercial airlines to carry AEDs on passenger flights that are large enough to have at least one flight attendant and to train cabin crew in their use. The first airline to carry defibrillators was British Caledonian...

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