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In line with Government advice, most groups and organisations in the city have had to take the unfortunate decision to suspend face to face and group work activities. Please telephone or email the contacts listed for the group or organisation if you are interested in their work to check what alternative arrangements might be available or to find out about alternative groups or services in your area.

Organisation

Apex Scotland

Details
Heartstart training teaches you what to do in a life threatening emergency. There are around 60,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in the UK every year. When someone goes into cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces their chances of survival by 10 per cent.

Our highly experienced and qualified trainer will deliver the training in either an Apex office or at the premises of an organisation or company. The course is suitable for all ages and covers a range of Emergency Life Support Skills (ELS) including:

- Dealing with an unconscious casualty
- Cardiac arrest
- Suspected heart attack
- Choking
- Serious bleeding

Who is it for?

Individuals, voluntary or statutory agencies or private companies who wish to ensure the health, safety and welfare of their employees should access this training.

Who is it for?

Individuals, voluntary or statutory agencies or private companies who wish to ensure the health, safety and welfare of their employees should access this training.
Ages
26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
9 Great Stuart Street, West End
EDINBURGH
EH3 7TP

Localities
South East 
Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 220 0130
Contact Email: admin@apexscotland.org.uk
Website: https://www.apexscotland.org.uk/services/heart-start/

This record was last modified on: 17 January 2020