Tag Archives: AED

Defib continued…

Following a question posted to DT teachers regarding defibs on school sites, I had 28 responses. Of these 24 had the devices , and in three schools heart attacks had been experienced on the campus.

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Should schools be required to have a defib device on site?

Having been on a Red Cross course recently I am interested in the answer to the question regarding placement of a demodulation unit (commonly called AED) on school sites.  I think schools should get one and my reasons are below. (Source … Continue reading

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First Aid Training

I have just completed a First Aid course through Red  Cross. Brilliant. There is a definitely a role for both repetition and mnemonics in teaching. Repetition facilitates automated action and mnemonics aid remember what to do and the order to … Continue reading

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