Trainer Tips: Stings

Bee, wasp and hornet stings tend to be painful rather than dangerous, unless you are severely allergic. Our new Trainer Tips video shows you how to treat someone who had been stung by either a bee, wasp or hornet.

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Scottish First Aid Awards 2017 – Where are they now?

Queens Cross Housing Association won the Large Organisation of the Year in First Aid Excellence after equipping their communities with eight defibrillators, providing free first aid sessions to over 100 staff and local residents, even delivered training in Mandarin for their Chinese community.

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Pancake day first aid

While Pancake Day is a great time to get all the family in the kitchen, with more people than usual in the kitchen an accident can easily occur.

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Party time first aid

It’s that time of year again when thousands of people will be enjoying the festive party season at family and work events, so here’s some practical first aid and safety advice to help keep the festivities free from emergencies.

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Meet our trustees – Willie Cooper

To help celebrate Trustees Week 2017 we interviewed one of our trustees, Willie Cooper, to find out a bit more about the role of a trustee, and his journey as part of St Andrew’s First Aid.

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