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Manufacturing and Industrial

Manufacturing and Industrial

The Manufacturing industry greatly benefits from physical and mental health first aid training provided by Madeleys First Aid Plus. Here are the reasons why:

  1. Physical Hazards: Manufacturing involves working with heavy machinery, equipment, and potentially hazardous materials. This increases the risk of accidents, injuries, and health emergencies such as cuts, burns, falls, or exposure to harmful substances. Physical first aid training equips manufacturing workers with the necessary skills to respond promptly and effectively to on-site emergencies, providing immediate care until professional help arrives.
  2. Occupational Health Risks: Manufacturing workers may be exposed to occupational health risks such as noise pollution, vibration, chemical exposures, and repetitive tasks. These factors can lead to various health issues, including hearing loss, musculoskeletal disorders, respiratory problems, and chemical exposures. Physical first aid training educates workers on preventive measures, safe handling of substances, and how to recognize and respond to health emergencies specific to the manufacturing industry.
  3. Machinery Operation and Safety: Manufacturing often involves the operation and maintenance of complex machinery and equipment. Proper training in machinery operation, safety protocols, and emergency response is essential to prevent accidents, injuries, and machinery-related incidents. Physical first aid training ensures that workers are trained to operate machinery safely, understand safety procedures, and respond effectively in case of equipment malfunctions or accidents.
  4. Mental Health and Stress: Manufacturing work can be physically demanding and mentally stressful. Workers may face high-pressure environments, tight production deadlines, shift work, and monotonous tasks. These factors can contribute to mental health issues such as stress, anxiety, and depression. Mental health first aid training equips individuals with strategies to manage stress, recognize signs of mental distress, and promote positive mental well-being in the manufacturing workplace.
  5. Chemical and Hazardous Material Exposure: Manufacturing processes often involve the use of chemicals and hazardous materials. Improper handling or accidental exposure to these substances can lead to chemical burns, respiratory problems, or other health emergencies. Physical first aid training ensures that workers are trained in proper handling, storage, and disposal of chemicals, as well as how to respond in case of chemical-related emergencies.
  6. Workplace Ergonomics and Injury Prevention: Manufacturing work often involves repetitive tasks, prolonged standing, lifting heavy objects, and working in awkward positions. These factors can contribute to musculoskeletal disorders, strains, and injuries. Physical first aid training educates workers on proper body mechanics, ergonomics, and injury prevention techniques to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injuries and promote a safe work environment.
  7. Teamwork and Communication: Effective communication and teamwork are crucial in the manufacturing industry to ensure safety, efficiency, and quality control. Physical and mental health first aid training promote effective communication skills, collaboration, and mutual support among manufacturing workers, fostering a positive work environment and enhancing overall job performance.

By providing physical and mental health first aid training, Madeleys First Aid Plus supports the Manufacturing industry in creating a safer and healthier work environment. This leads to reduced accidents and injuries, improved mental well-being, increased productivity, and enhanced overall job satisfaction among workers in the manufacturing sector.

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Manufacturing and Industrial

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Voices of Trust and Success

I can’t believe how much I learned about mental health in just one day. The course is really interesting and very informative - Lou teaches in a way that enables plenty of interaction and discussion between the learners, breaking down any stigma people may have about talking about mental health issues. I now think very differently about how a person may be thinking or feeling, and I am mindful of their words and actions and how it could be a warning sign or a cry for help. Being a mental health first aider means I could make a difference to someone who is struggling. That is a massive and personal thing to me.

First Aid for Mental Health

Audrey Whyle, ArtShack

I have been singing her praises and we're already booked in for our First Aid at work and safeguarding training.

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable People

Fearless Female Education Ltd

An excellent course that was informative and well taught. Louise did a brilliant job of explaining all areas of First Aid-what we needed to do and why which massively helped the learning experience and my ability to retain life saving information. I would highly recommend this course.

Emergency First Aid at Work

Katie Iles, The SeaChange Trust

From the start to finish Louise was informative, practical and interesting. With her extensive background and experience within the medical industry including A an E, she was able to pitch real scenarios at us regardless of the nature of our business or employment which made the whole day much more relevant. Very Highly recommended to anyone either refreshing or starting First Aid for the first time and I wouldn't hesitate to offer her and Madeleys First Aid Plus services to anyone who needs First Aid qualifications.

First Aid at Work

Phil Rowley, Rowley Racing

Louise came highly recommended for Mental Health First Aid training and after a chat with her, I quickly realised she was definitely the right fit for me and my team. Louise was efficient, patient (7 rather chatty women), friendly and tremendously knowledgable which made the course one of the best training sessions I have ever been on. We had a thoroughly enjoyable day and nearly three weeks later, we are still talking about the training and more importantly, putting it into practice. I feel fortunate to have found someone who understood our needs and could deliver so effectively to such a diverse team. Keeping everyone's interest and getting all of us engaged is no meant feat and Lou made it look easy.

First Aid for Mental Health

Fearless Female Education Ltd

I am more confident to help if ever needed, who knew there was a “best side” for the recovery position! Very good information regarding the use of the defib machine, I’d be confident to use it if ever needed!

First aid at Work

Enville Estates


Please contact us for any other questions.

I would like to invoice my course to my employer, how do I do this?

If you email me at madeleysfirstaidplus@gmail.com, I will send an invoice to your employer, but it must be paid in full prior to the course commencement date.

Where are the courses held?

The course may be held at our office, 64 High Street, Much Wenlock, TF13 6AE, or any venue of your own.

Can a course be held at my venue or place of work?

Yes, we can also hold courses at your venue depending on the number of delegates, or the course may be online.

Are there prerequisites to do a course?

No, not usually, however if it is a “bolt on” course, such as Forestry & Farming First Aid, you need to have an Emergency First Aid at Work course that is in date, the course information pdf will say if there is a prerequisite, or email us at madeleysfirstaidplus@gmail.com

When will I receive my joining instructions?

Joining instructions will be emailed to you a week before commencement of the course.

Do I have to pay a deposit for my course?

If booking online it is payable in full.  If booking a group at your own venue, there is a 50% deposit on booking, and payment in full prior to the commencement date.

What is the cancellation period prior to the start of the course?

In order to receive a refund, you must cancel within 48 hours prior to the course commencement date.

Will I be required to do any pre-course work?

Face to face courses do not generally require pre-course preparation, however the online courses require work prior to the date, which will be emailed to you following booking onto the course

What happens if I cancel/transfer my course place?

You can cancel or transfer up to 48 hours prior to the course commencement date

What support will I receive after my course?

We have aftercare following the course, which we will give details  to you during the course.

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