Non-governmental Organization based in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Training

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28 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Jul 2017 Training date: 18 Jul 2017 to 19 Jul 2017 InterHealth

The InterHealth Hostile Environment or Remote Operation (H.E.R.O) First Aid Training is a comprehensive 2 day course designed by medical professionals with experience living and working in Eastern Africa to take delegates from basic first aid through to management of life threatening injuries. The training would be useful for anyone operating in a remote areas where accessing health support will be significantly delayed or those delegated to take a lead in responding in the event of injury or illness. The course’s practical emphasis makes it easily accessible to all.

28 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 24 Jul 2017 Training date: 26 Jul 2017 to 27 Jul 2017 InterHealth

What is PFA?

Psychological First Aid is an evidence-informed support framework for assisting staff, colleagues, team members and their families in the direct aftermath of a critical incident.

PFA is a way to provide emotional support to people of any age or background in order to reduce the initial distress caused by the critical event and to foster short- and long-term adaptive functioning and coping.

For who?

PFA can be delivered by anyone who has completed a course on safely providing PFA to affected people.

27 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Jul 2017 Training date: 17 Jul 2017 InterHealth

By the end of the course you will be:

  1. Prepared with the skills and knowledge necessary to cope and save a life in the event an accident, attack, illness or injury.
  2. Equipped to provide initial triage, treatment and stabilization of casualties.
  3. To be confident, prepared and ready to access emergency casualty evacuation.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Introduction

  • Assessment of an accident and priorities of care

  • Care of unconscious breathing casualty – recovery position

27 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Jul 2017 Training date: 25 Jul 2017 InterHealth

InterHealth’s Drivers First Aid course is a 1 day course designed by medical professionals for those at risk of a road traffic accident and especially drivers.

The training incorporates elements of incident management including safety and control of an accident scene, communicating effectively for medical assistance and understanding the psychological effects on responders, casualties and bystanders.

27 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 18 Jul 2017 Training date: 20 Jul 2017 to 21 Jul 2017 InterHealth

What is PFA?

Psychological First Aid is an evidence-informed support framework for assisting staff, colleagues, team members and their families in the direct aftermath of a critical incident.

PFA is a way to provide emotional support to people of any age or background in order to reduce the initial distress caused by the critical event and to foster short- and long-term adaptive functioning and coping.

For who?

PFA can be delivered by anyone who has completed a course on safely providing PFA to affected people.