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Delegates on a first aid course

16 – 22 May 2016 is Learning at Work Week, an annual event that highlights the importance of learning and development in the workplace.16 – 22 May 2016 is Learning at Work WeekTo celebrate Learning at Work Week, why no... more

People on a first aid course practice giving chest compressions (CPR)

New guidelines were released by the European Resuscitation Council in October 2015; since then we've been making relevant changes to our courses and materials to ensure we adopt the latest scientific research. October 2015The guid... more

People practice using an AED, watched by a trainer

February is National Heart Month, so we're trying to raise awareness and build confidence in using automated external defibrillators (AEDs).automated external defibrillatorsDid you know that every year, 30,000 people have a cardia... more

Anna Bishop, Red Cross Training's national product manager, on stage at the Best Practice in Nursing event

In a first for the British Red Cross, we trained and assessed 382 nurses in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and anaphylaxis at the Best Practice in Nursing event at Birmingham's NEC on 21 and 22 October 2015.Best Practice in N... more

Close-up of a thermometer

As we celebrated summer solstice on 21 June, we are now officially in the summer season. Hopefully you’ll be able to enjoy some sun, but it’s important to be aware of the danger of heat as it can cause heat exhaus... more

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