Free Manual Handling & First Aid Training for Carers - Book Now

Free Manual Handling & First Aid Training for Carers - Book Now

Derbyshire Carers Association have arranged further sessions of their popular Manual Handling and First Aid courses.

The manual handling training will help support anyone who has physical caring responsibilities for a loved one. This free course is specifically designed for the needs of Carers.

First Aid is useful for everyone but particularly for carers. The course covers, safety, recovery positioning, choking, CPR, dressing wounds and assessing for breathing. Again this sessions are free.


The following dates and courses are available:

Appletree Medical Centre, Town Street, Duffield, DE56 5DH

  • First Aid - Wednesdays 4 April and 6 June, 1pm to 2.30pm ( attendance required at both sessions to complete the course)

Blythe House Hospice, Eccles Fold, High Peak, SK23 9TJ

  • First Aid - Saturday 28 April - 10.30am to 1pm
  • Moving and Handling - Tuesday 8 May - 5pm to 7pm
  • First Aid - Tuesday 11 September - 5pm to 7.30pm

 New Mills Volunteer Centre, 33-35 Union Street, New Mills, SK22 3EL

  • First Aid - Wednesday 20 June - 1pm to 4pm

Wellbrook Medical Centre, Hilton, DE65 5GZ

  • First Aid - Tuesday 12 June, 9.30am to 11.45am

 Glossop Methodist Church, 48 Chapel Street, Glossop, SK13 1AT

  • Moving and Handling - Tuesday 14 August - 1pm to 4pm

For more information or to book your place contact Jo Askew on tel: 01773 833833.

More courses are being planned around the county, so please contact Jo if you'd be interested in attending.

March 19 2018

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