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Jan
04

Terrorist First Aid

Today civilian and military medical experts have urged the public look into understanding how to deliver first aid in a terrorist situation. The current threat level faced by the UK means that despite the best efforts of our security services, we are likely to see another terrorist attack on British soil, and soon. In fact […]

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Nov
28

5 Paediatric First Aid tips for Parents

Parents and care givers should expect injuries and accidents. No matter how much you prepare, accidents will still happen. Thankfully, with proper planning and preparation, serious illnesses and accidents are rare! “It helps you feel in control, even if you are totally freaking out on the inside.” Said one of our Paediatric First Aid course […]

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Jul
26

Asthma – Recognition and treatment

We have all heard it before.. We have all come across it, at one stage or another and everyone knows someone who suffers with Asthma. But, as a qualified First Aider… What can we do to prevent worsening and promote recovery? To treat Asthma, we must first understand it. Asthma was misunderstood for many years due […]

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Jun
10

Summer safety tip – 1/3 – Heat stroke

With all three days of the UK’s summer drawing closer, naturally London’s streets, parks and outdoor attractions are set to spring to life. Yet as the city annually basks in the summer sun and the children run free, weightier and commonly underestimated threats lurk in the summertime shadows for Britain’s children who are serious in […]

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May
04

4 tips for handling Head injuries

  Head injuries are one of the most common injuries especially in a sport loving nation like the UK. In Britain alone, approximately 700.000 people arrive at A+E with a head injury, every, single, year! The rate of death for a serious head injury is 1 to every 2000 people!   We design our blog […]

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Mar
01

How to prevent meningitis

What is meningitis? Meningitis is an illness where protective membranes that surround the brain start to become inflamed. As a first aider you should try to recognise ‘alarming symptoms’ and if needed, call an Ambulance. It is always better to call it 5 times unnecessarily, than not at all and put a child’s life and […]

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Sickle cell anaemia

Sickle cell anaemia is a genetic desease, which affect haemoglobin in the red blood cells. Haeamoglobin is responsible for transporting oxygen around the body. Healthy red cells are flexible and look like oval biconcave disks (similar to doughnut). When someone is suffering from sickle cell anaemia, their red blood cells are abnormal, rigid and in […]

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Feb
25

Heart Attack

  “In 2020, a quarter of people will die from cardiovascular disease”   According the British Heart Foundation, in 2020, a quarter of the public will die because of cardiovascular disease. It is crucial to recognise the symptoms, call an Ambulance and begin Emergency First aid as soon as possible.   What is a Heart […]

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Jan
27

Home is where the heart is…

Road traffic accidents are a serious problem in the busy streets that wrap themselves in and around London but accidents can happen just as easily in the safety of your own home. Remember when your loved one cut their finger? When they broke their arm? Or when they managed to burn themselves with boiling water? […]

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Nov
25

“MPs have blocked a bill to bring first aid courses to schools by talking non-stop until time to discuss and vote on it ran out.”

    This was the headline in the Independent on Friday on the 20th of November 2015. This Compulsory Emergency First Aid training Education Bill would mean schools would have to include First Aid courses into their curriculum as standard. MPs chatted away for hours, so much so in fact that the deputy speaker likened […]

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Siren Training was set up by a group of Firefighters in 2013. Armed with a wealth of knowledge and experience in First Aid and Fire Safety, we deliver interesting, enjoyable, life-saving skills to all sectors. We now operate throughout the UK and Ireland and have 70+ instructors with backgrounds as Paramedics, NHS and the Armed Forces. All of whom share the same passion and drive to share these valuable skills with everyone.

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