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Technology and Information

Technology and Information

The technology and IT industries can greatly benefit from physical and mental health first aid training provided by Madeleys First Aid Plus. Here are the reasons why:

  1. High Workload and Stress: The technology and IT industries are known for their demanding work environments, tight deadlines, and high-pressure situations. Employees often face heavy workloads, long hours, and the need to constantly stay updated with new technologies. This can lead to stress, burnout, and mental health challenges. Physical and mental health first aid training equips employees with strategies to manage stress, recognize signs of distress, and seek appropriate support.
  2. Sedentary lifestyle: Many technology and IT professionals spend long hours sitting at desks, which can contribute to a sedentary lifestyle and associated health issues such as back pain, neck strain, and musculoskeletal problems. Physical first aid training educates employees on ergonomics, posture, and exercises to prevent workplace injuries and promote physical wellbeing.
  3. Work-Life Imbalance: The fast-paced nature of the technology and IT industries can sometimes blur the boundaries between work and personal life. This imbalance can negatively impact mental health and overall wellbeing. Mental health first aid training provides employees with tools to establish work-life balance, set boundaries, and prioritize self-care.
  4. Technological Overload: Constant exposure to digital screens, extensive use of technology, and information overload can contribute to mental fatigue and strain. Physical and mental health first aid training offers practical tips and techniques to manage digital overload, improve focus, and promote overall wellness.
  5. Remote Work Challenges: With the rise of remote work in the technology and IT industries, employees may face unique challenges related to isolation, communication, and maintaining work-life boundaries. Physical and mental health first aid training addresses these challenges, providing strategies for remote workers to maintain their physical and mental wellbeing.
  6. Team Collaboration and Communication: Effective teamwork and communication are crucial in the technology and IT industries. Physical and mental health first aid training enhances employees' interpersonal skills, promotes empathy, and encourages open dialogue, creating a supportive and cohesive work environment.
  7. Prevention and Early Intervention: Physical and mental health first aid training empowers employees to identify early warning signs of physical injuries or mental health issues in themselves or their colleagues. This enables timely intervention, support, and appropriate referrals, reducing the potential impact on productivity and overall wellbeing.

By investing in physical and mental health first aid training from Madeleys First Aid Plus, the technology and IT industries can foster a culture of wellbeing, enhance employee resilience, improve work-life balance, and create a supportive environment where employees can thrive both physically and mentally.

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Technology and Information

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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

FAQs

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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