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Transportation

Transportation

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

  1. Road Accidents and Emergencies: The transportation industry, especially those involved in road transportation such as drivers, operators, or logistics personnel, face the risk of accidents and emergencies on a daily basis. Physical first aid training equips transportation professionals with the skills to respond promptly and effectively to accidents, injuries, or medical emergencies that may occur on the road. They can provide immediate care, stabilise injuries, and ensure the safety and well-being of those involved.
  2. Traffic Incidents and First Response: In the event of a traffic incident or collision, transportation professionals often find themselves as the first responders at the scene. Physical first aid training prepares them to assess the situation, provide life-saving interventions such as CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) or first aid for bleeding, and coordinate with emergency services. Their quick and effective response can make a significant difference in saving lives and minimizing the severity of injuries.
  3. Occupational Hazards: The transportation industry involves various occupational hazards, such as handling heavy equipment, exposure to hazardous materials, or working in challenging environments. Physical first aid training educates transportation professionals about these hazards and equips them with the knowledge and skills to prevent accidents, handle injuries, and address common work-related health issues.
  4. Mental Health Support: Working in the transportation industry can be mentally demanding and stressful. Professionals may experience fatigue, burnout, or emotional strain due to long hours, time pressures, or dealing with challenging situations on the job. Mental health first aid training provided by Madeleys First Aid Plus helps transportation professionals recognize signs of mental distress in themselves and their colleagues. It equips them with the tools to provide initial support, encourage self-care strategies, and create a supportive and understanding work environment.
  5. Emergency Evacuations: In certain transportation sectors such as aviation, maritime, or public transportation, emergency evacuations may become necessary in the event of accidents, fires, or other hazardous situations. Physical first aid training prepares transportation professionals to handle emergency evacuations effectively, ensuring the safety and well-being of passengers and crew members.
  6. Occupational Health and Wellness: Physical and mental health first aid training promotes occupational health and wellness among transportation professionals. It educates them on injury prevention techniques, proper ergonomics, and self-care strategies to maintain their physical well-being. Additionally, mental health training helps them cope with work-related stress, recognize signs of mental distress, and access appropriate resources for support.
  7. Safety Culture and Compliance: The transportation industry operates within a framework of strict regulations and safety standards. By providing physical and mental health first aid training, Madeleys First Aid Plus helps transportation professionals develop a safety-conscious culture and ensure compliance with relevant regulations. This training promotes a proactive approach to safety, reduces accidents and injuries, and enhances the overall well-being of both employees and passengers.

Madeleys First Aid Plus recognizes the unique challenges and needs of the transportation industry and offers specialised physical and mental health first aid training to address those needs. By equipping transportation professionals with the necessary skills and knowledge, this training enhances their ability to respond to emergencies, promotes their well-being, and contributes to the overall safety and success of the transportation industry.


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Transportation

Our Courses

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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