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Sunday. 08 November, 2020 - Saturday. 14 November, 2020
WEEK 46
Monday. 09 November, 2020
10:00 am

Full day - MH and BLS Monday 9th November 2020

BELFAST

FULL DAY STUDY DAY

Basic Life Support and Moving and Handling in one day.

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Do not attend the course if presenting with symptoms, or if anyone in your household has symptoms of Covid-19

All candidates will have temperatures checked on arrival. If you present with a temperature you will be unable to attend the course.

Class numbers have been reduced to encourage social distancing.

Masks will be worn. These will be provided, or you are welcome to bring your own.

Hand sanitizer is available at reception and in the classroom.

Mouth to Mouth will not be practiced. Each candidate will have their own manikins to practice on.

Tea and Coffee will not be served. Please bring your own snack/drink and lunch.

 

 

 

Wednesday. 11 November, 2020
9:30 am

Full day - MH and BLS Wednesday 11th November 2020

BELFAST

FULL DAY STUDY DAY

Basic Life Support and Moving and Handling in one day.

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Do not attend the course if presenting with symptoms, or if anyone in your household has symptoms of Covid-19

All candidates will have temperatures checked on arrival. If you present with a temperature you will be unable to attend the course.

Class numbers have been reduced to encourage social distancing.

Masks will be worn. These will be provided, or you are welcome to bring your own.

Hand sanitizer is available at reception and in the classroom.

Mouth to Mouth will not be practiced. Each candidate will have their own manikins to practice on.

Tea and Coffee will not be served. Please bring your own snack/drink and lunch.

 

 

 

10:00 am

Full day - MH and BLS Wednesday 11th November 2020

BELFAST

FULL DAY STUDY DAY

Basic Life Support and Moving and Handling in one day.

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Do not attend the course if presenting with symptoms, or if anyone in your household has symptoms of Covid-19

All candidates will have temperatures checked on arrival. If you present with a temperature you will be unable to attend the course.

Class numbers have been reduced to encourage social distancing.

Masks will be worn. These will be provided, or you are welcome to bring your own.

Hand sanitizer is available at reception and in the classroom.

Mouth to Mouth will not be practiced. Each candidate will have their own manikins to practice on.

Tea and Coffee will not be served. Please bring your own snack/drink and lunch.

 

 

 

Thursday. 12 November, 2020
9:30 am

Basic Life Support-Thursday 12th November 2020

BELFAST

Basic Life Support (BLS) course covering the up to date skills in CPR (both Adult and Paed), choking, dealing with an unconscious casualty, and practice and use of AEDs.

COVID-19 RESPONSE:
Every candidate will have their own adult, child, and baby manikin. These will be sanitised between each course.
Mouth-to-mouth will not be practiced.
Every candidate will have their own defibrillator. These will be sanitised between each course.
Candidates will observe recovery position, but will not practice it.
12:00 pm

Moving and Handling (People) Thursday 12th November 2020

BELFAST

This course is suitable for all those working in the health and social sector in Northern Ireland who will be involved in the moving and handling of patients.

 

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Sit to Stand practicing on each other will not be carried out. However candidates will be able to mimic and show footwork, body position and correct counting calls.
Sliding Sheet will be practiced with a full body manikin as the patient.
Placement of sling and use of hoist will be practiced using a full body manikin instead of a candidate as the patient.
Hands will be sanitised before and after approach to manikin for hoist or sliding sheet work
Aprons and masks will be worn by candidates
Friday. 13 November, 2020
9:30 am

Clinical Observations and Blood Glucose Checking-Friday 13th November 2020

BELFAST

This course is aimed at health care workers who are required to record and report clinical observations and carry out blood glucose checking in their place of work.

By the end of this course candidates will be able to:-

  • Complete an Early Warning Score Chart - NEWS 2
  • State normal parameters for pulse, blood pressure, temperature, respirations and oxygen saturations
  • Take a manual and automatic blood pressure
  • Take and record temperature, respirations and radial pulse, and oxygen saturations
  • Explain how to assess level of consciousness using AcVPU
  • Take a blood glucose reading
10:00 am

Full day - MH and BLS Friday 13th November 2020

BELFAST

FULL DAY STUDY DAY

Basic Life Support and Moving and Handling in one day.

COVID-19 RESPONSE

Do not attend the course if presenting with symptoms, or if anyone in your household has symptoms of Covid-19

All candidates will have temperatures checked on arrival. If you present with a temperature you will be unable to attend the course.

Class numbers have been reduced to encourage social distancing.

Masks will be worn. These will be provided, or you are welcome to bring your own.

Hand sanitizer is available at reception and in the classroom.

Mouth to Mouth will not be practiced. Each candidate will have their own manikins to practice on.

Tea and Coffee will not be served. Please bring your own snack/drink and lunch.