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Appalling First Aid Treatment onboard Ryanair flight.

Appalling First Aid Treatment onboard Ryanair flight.

3 major incidents in 2 years...what is being taught to staff at Ryanair?

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Q&A - AEDs.

Q&A - AEDs.

You often see AEDs dotted about the place.. but what exactly do they do?

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Google Reviews.

Google Reviews.

If you have undergone a training course with Medical Training Solutions then we would love to know what you think!

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'1 In 3 Can't Use First Aid - Even If A Life Depended On It'

'1 In 3 Can't Use First Aid - Even If A Life Depended On It'

A study conducted by Warwick University suggests that 1 in 3 people would not be confident enough to adminster Basic Life Support (BLS) if they came across someone suffering a cardiac arrest.

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First Aid Re-Qual - Bunzl CHS Norwich.

First Aid Re-Qual - Bunzl CHS Norwich.

Over the past few days, MTS has been delivering First Aid Re-qualification courses to Bunzl Cleaning & Hygeine at their branch in Norwich.

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Savein60 - Seizures.

Savein60 - Seizures.

So, in this #SaveIn60 video, I'll teach you exactly how to spot a seizure before it happens and what to do to save a life.

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Mum saves her toddler's life thanks to first aid training.

Mum saves her toddler's life thanks to first aid training.

Mum of 1 Lauren Poundall from Newcastle saved her young son's life after using skills and techniques learned on a first aid training course.

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Q&A - Incident Reporting.

Q&A - Incident Reporting.

One of the biggest questions we get asked here at Medical Training Solutions is what incidents need to be reported.

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Real Life First Aid - Shootings in New Zealand.

Real Life First Aid - Shootings in New Zealand.

We are deeply saddened to hear of the terror attack in New Zealand and our thoughts and prayers go out to all of those affected by this horrific incident.

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Savein60 - Heart Attack.

Savein60 - Heart Attack.

Every 6 minutes, someone in the UK is struck by a heart attack. 1 in 3 people who have a heart attack die before reaching hospital. In 60 seconds you can learn how to save a life.

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Q&A - What should be in my first aid kit?

Q&A - What should be in my first aid kit?

A frequently question we receive here at Medical Training Solutions is what should be in your first aid kits.

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Giving something back - Lady Gaga pioneers America's first mental health first aid training program.

Giving something back - Lady Gaga pioneers America's first mental health first aid training program.

Lady Gaga has stolen the media spotlight recently; however, her latest work in something that we are very interested in here at Medical Training Solutions.

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How To Stay Safe This Pancake Day.

How To Stay Safe This Pancake Day.

The custom of eating pancakes, more commonly known as Shrove Tuesday or 'Pancake day', is said to date back to 16th century Britain.

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Direct Line embeds mental health first aiders into their workforce.

Direct Line embeds mental health first aiders into their workforce.

Direct Line, a major UK based insurance provider, has made a commitment to their staff's mental health by embedding mental health first aiders into their workforce.

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Mental Health First Aid reduces workplace stress, anxiety and depression by 75%.

Mental Health First Aid reduces workplace stress, anxiety and depression by 75%.

According to the HSE, 15.4 million working days are lost due to mental ill health every year.

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First Aid Training Saves Her Grandma's Life.

First Aid Training Saves Her Grandma's Life.

First aid training allowed a 17-year-old girl from Buckinghamshire to save her Grandmother's life.

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Nutritional Advice For a Good Cause!

Nutritional Advice For a Good Cause!

Medical Training Solutions were happy to provide nutritional advice to Ambulance Technician Paul Barnard who is running a half marathon to raise money for a local critical care charity!

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The Power To Save A Life - Glenn Hoddle Heart Attack.

The Power To Save A Life - Glenn Hoddle Heart Attack.

A Myocardial Infarction (MI) or more commonly known as 'heart attack' is a blockage of the small arteries that supply the heart with fresh blood.

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Give the Gift of a First Aid Kit This Christmas.

Give the Gift of a First Aid Kit This Christmas.

Christmas is just around the corner, if you are organized you will now have your cupboards stocked and Christmas presents nicely wrapped under the tree.

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Mental Health First Aid - Parliamentary Debate.

Mental Health First Aid - Parliamentary Debate.

A debate surrounding the legal implementation of Mental Health First Aid training within the workplace is due to take place at Westminster today.

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Mental Health First Aid - Parliamentary Debate UPDATE.

Mental Health First Aid - Parliamentary Debate UPDATE.

The debate surrounding the legal implementation of Mental Health First Aid training within the workplace has been postponed to early 2019 due to an emergency Brexit debate at Westminster.

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The Battle for Mental Health Wellbeing Continues.

The Battle for Mental Health Wellbeing Continues.

Mental Health First aid is currently at the forefront of the news and something we have discussed in our previous articles over the last few weeks.

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New Guidance Released for Mental Health First Aid.

New Guidance Released for Mental Health First Aid.

Earlier in the week, we posted about the open letter signed by more than 50 well-known organisations, to Theresa May.

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Changing Health & Safety Law - Mental Health First Aid.

Changing Health & Safety Law - Mental Health First Aid.

An open letter, which has been signed by more than 50 large organisations such as WHSmith, Royal Mail and PwC has called on Theresa May to amend current Health and Safety Legislation to make mental...

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First Aid Skills from the Most Unusual Places.

First Aid Skills from the Most Unusual Places.

We hear amazing stories every day, people all over the country confidently exercising life-saving skills and it makes us so proud that first aid education is making such a big difference in people's..

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Workplace Injuries Cost More Than You Think.

Workplace Injuries Cost More Than You Think.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), who are responsible for the encouragement, regulation and enforcement of workplace health, safety and welfare, have just released new statistics for 2017-18.

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Top Tips for a Safe Bonfire Night.

Top Tips for a Safe Bonfire Night.

Halloween is just behind us and the next main event of the calendar year is fast approaching. Like most people, we love bonfire night, a chill in the air, warming yourselves around a large bonfire...

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That's TV Norfolk - Interview.

That's TV Norfolk - Interview.

Big thanks to That's TV Norfolk for inviting us on their show to hear our story!

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Mental Health Training Just as Important as Physical First Aid.

Mental Health Training Just as Important as Physical First Aid.

Mental health first aid is currently dominating the media thanks to a strong petition gaining traction. The petition is calling for employers to be required to have mental health first aiders, much...

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Sharing Our Story.

Sharing Our Story.

At Medical Training Solutions we are delighted to see that our story is being publicised by the University of East Anglia, Eastern Daily Press, Norwich Evening News and the Ipswich Star.

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The “it will never happen to me” Mentality.

The “it will never happen to me” Mentality.

We are all guilty of adopting an “it will never happen to me” approach at various stages in our lives.

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World Food Day 2018.

World Food Day 2018.

As healthcare professionals we are delighted to see World Food Day 2018 working to ensure that people throughout the world have access to safe, healthy and nutritious food.

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First Aid Educational Boost on the Horizon.

First Aid Educational Boost on the Horizon.

It is no secret we are in full support of any scheme that educates members of the public in all important first aid skills and we were really excited this week to read that the Welsh Government als...

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Is it too early for the ‘C’ word?

Is it too early for the ‘C’ word?

October is now upon us and you will have started to notice the change on the high-street, as you walk into shops the standard shelves are being cleared and swiftly replaced with rows and rows of Ch...

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A small investment to save a life.

A small investment to save a life.

We all hope we will never need to rely on someone else to save us. In times of need we want to believe that qualified professionals will be on hand quickly enough that there will be no lasting prob...

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The importance of Annual Refresher Training.

The importance of Annual Refresher Training.

Managing Director Harrison Young pictured undertaking his annual Professional Update (PU) training as a Paramedic with the East of England Ambulance Service.

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Nissan Design Europe, Paddington.

Nissan Design Europe, Paddington.

June has seen us in Central London delivering First Aid at Work Re-qualification courses to Nissan Design Europe.

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