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Events and Training Courses in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

Events at The Devereux Centre

Caffe-Latte Networking Event (Tewkesbury Means Business) – Tuesday 14th May 2019 – 9:30am to 11:00am
All welcome.

The Devereux Centre, Tewkesbury is hosting the next Caffe-Latte Networking Event for Tewkesbury Means Business (in partnership the the Teweksbury Growth Hub). Following the success of the Tewkesbury Means Business lunches, there will now be a bi-monthly Latte Networking Event.

Feel free to come along – informal networking that is OPEN TO ALL – it is a great opportunity to meet and connect with local business in around #Tewkesbury and #Gloucestershire

We are delighted too that Claire Thayers an amazing public speaker from Folk2Folk is giving a short presentation “Collaboration – the future for our town and our county”

We look forward to seeing you there! Book by clicking the link below:

Tewkesbury Morning Latte Networking

Training courses at The Devereux Centre

As part of our training initiative, we offer a range of courses such as Paediatric First Aid, Fire Safety Training and CPR & Defibrillation training. Further details of each course are shown below. If you are looking for a specific course that is not shown below, please contact us at info@thedevereuxcentre.co.uk

Dates of upcoming training courses

CPR and Defibrillation training course
– 2nd May 2019 at 1.30pm
– 18th June 2019 at 5.30pm
– 8th August 2019 at 1.30pm
– 25th September 2019 at 5.30pm
– 7th November 2019 at 1.30pm
– 17th December 2019 at 5.30pm

Fire Safety and Practical Fire Extinguisher Course
– 10th September 2019 at 1.30pm
– March 2020

Emergency First Aid at Work – Accredited
– 29th April 2019 at 9am
– July 2019

Basic First Aid
– June 2019

Emergency Paediatric First Aid – Accredited
– July 2019

Mental Health First Aid
– TBC

CPR and Defibrillation training course

£15 per person

Course content
  • Assessment of the casualty
  • Managing an emergency situation
  • Recovery position instruction
  • Airway management including bag, valve and mask use
  • Cardiopulmonary resus (CPR) including practice
  • Correct use of an AED (defibrillator)
Certification
  • Candidates who complete the course will receive certification that is valid for 1 year. CQC recognised.
Duration of course
  • 1 to 2 hours

Fire Safety and Practical Fire Extinguisher Course

£35 per person

Course content
  • Fire Safety in the workplace and at home
  • The responsibilities of a fire warden
  • Evacuation procedure
  • How to safely react to and tackle a fire
  • How to use a fire extinguisher and assess which type of extinguisher to use in different scenarios
  • How and when to call the Fire and Rescue service
  • On-hands, practical use of a real fire extinguisher on a demonstration fire
Certification
  • Candidates who complete the course will receive a certificate that is valid for 1 year. CQC recognised.
Duration of course
  • 2 to 3 hours
  • This course is taught by active firefighters with real-life experiences. It is a perfect place to ask questions and learn what to do in an emergency, fire-related situation.

Emergency First Aid at Work (Accredited)

£100 per person

Course content
  • Legislation and Responsibilities
  • First Aid Kits
  • Safety and Assessing the Situation
  • Primary Survey
  • Unresponsive, breathing casualties
  • Unresponsive, non-breathing casualties (CPR)
  • Defibrillation
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock
  • Burns
Certification
  • This course is accredited and regulated by Ofqual. It is fully HSE compliant. Assessment is via ongoing practical exercises and verbal questioning. Delegates who successfully complete the course will be awarded a certificate in Emergency First Aid at Work, that is valid for 3 years. Re-qualification is by completion of the same course.
Duration of course

6 hours

  • Each delegate will receive a first aid manual and other handouts during the course.

Basic First Aid (Non-Accredited)

£55 per person

Course content
  • First Aid Kits
  • Safety and Assessing the Situation
  • Primary Survey
  • Unresponsive, breathing casualties
  • Unresponsive, non-breathing casualties (CPR)
  • Defibrillation
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Chest pain, Heart attacks and Angina
  • Stroke
  • Basic wound care
  • Minor burns
Certification
  • This course is a non-accredited course for those wishing to gain a basic understanding of first aid techniques. There are lots of opportunities for hand-on practice.
Duration of course

4 hours

First aid manuals and kits are available for purchase.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid at Work (Accredited)

£95 per person

Course content
  • Legislation and Responsibilities
  • First Aid Kits
  • Safety and Assessing the Situation
  • Primary Survey
  • Unresponsive, breathing casualties
  • Unresponsive, non-breathing casualties (CPR)
  • Defibrillation
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock and fainting
  • Burns
  • Bites, Stings and Anaphylaxis
Certification
  • This course is accredited and regulated by Ofqual. It is fully compliant with the requirements of OFSTED. Assessment is via ongoing practical exercises, written assessments and verbal questioning. Delegates who successful complete the course will be awarded a certificate in Emergency Paediatric First Aid at Work, that is valid for 3 years. Re-qualification is by completion of the same course.
Duration of course

6 hours

  • Intended for teachers, teaching assistants, childminders and all those whose profession involves the care of babies and children.
  • Each delegate will receive a first aid manual and other handouts during the course.

Discounts are available for bookings of 5 people or more.

Dates are subject to change if the minimum number of attendees is not reached.

Bookings must be made and confirmed with the office. Please use the contact form below or email/call the office at info@thedevereuxcentre.co.uk or 01684 214333. All bookings must be paid in advance.

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