Training

Beeston & District First Responders

 

PRIDE OF BEESTON WINNERS 2015

The Training that all Responders Undergo

All members of Beeston & District First Responders undergo training and assessment with Community Defibrillation Officers from East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust in the skills and equipment below:

Training, Skills & Equipment 

CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)

Use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED) 

Bag-Mask-Valve Resuscitation & Airway Management

Oxygen Therapy

Patient Assessment

Management of Breathing Problems; Cardiac Arrests; Choking; Chest Pains; Control of Bleeding; Diabetic Emergencies; Seizures; Severe Allergic Reactions; Strokes; Unconscious Patients.

Infection Control & Prevention

 

Cardiac Science G3 Semi-Automated External Defibrillator & spare pads

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oxygen Cylinder

Various Oxygen Masks

Bag-Mask-Valve Resuscitator

Airway Suction Unit

Oropharyngeal Airways

Pulse Oximeter

Tuff Cut Shears

First Aid Pack

Head Torch

Map Books

Patient Report Forms

Aide Memoire

Mobile Phone

Peak Flow Meter

Infection Control Kit & Blanket

Patient Report Forms

 

Community First Responders also undergo continued re-training and are re-certified every 12 months with East Midlands Ambulance Service to ensure that all team members can give the best possible care to our community. The group also meet on a monthly basis to discuss experiences and further development of the group.