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ASC - Basic Life Support - half day course (Poole Venue) event
Start date Tuesday 4 February 2020 Add to Outlook Calendar
Times 09:15 - 12:30 
Arrival Time 09:00 
Closing date Tuesday 4 February 2020
Oakdale Centre - Room 11b, Skills & Learning Oakdale Centre, Wimborne Road Poole BH15 3DL, BH15 3DL
Venue notes Change is required for the vending machines and community café. (The community café has varied opening hours and is always closed during non term time.) Cold drinking water is available free of charge, please bring a refillable water bottle. 
Event Leader Jack Christopher 
Event Contributor
Jack Christopher 
Admin Contact Lucy Muscatt (
Event Description This three hour basic life support course will equip care staff with the skills to provide immediate, but temporary first aid in emergency situations. The course includes CPR, the recovery position, using an automated external defibrillator and dealing with someone who is choking.

This is a requirement of The Care Certificate and is recommended for all care staff

PLEASE NOTE: Anyone wishing to become a First Aider will need to attend a First Aid at Work course

PARKING YOUR CAR: Please refer to the map sent with your course confirmation

If your organisation's terms of payment require a purchase order, please enter the PO number in the box marked ‘Special requirements' when making your booking

We will charge a full course fee for any booked delegate who gives less than seven calendar days' notice of a cancellation, or who does not attend on the day of the course 
Event Outcomes - Describe the chain of survival
- Demonstrate a primary survey (DRABC)
- Demonstrate cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
- Use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
- Demonstrate how to deal with a choking casualty 
Course Cost £ 30 
Event Charges Notes The course fee for non-Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council staff is £30 per delegate. The course is subsidised for staff in BCP Adult Social Care Services and Adult Social Care Commissioning. The course fee for other BCP service units is £30 per delegate. 
Maximum places 10 
Minimum places
Programme Area Adult Social Care 
Event Notes Please contact: Lucy Muscatt on 01202 261004 if you have any queries 
No of sessions 1