Masterclass: Emergency Life Support Skills

1 July 2019 14:00 - 16:00

Fusehill street campus, Carlisle CA1 2HH

Emergency Life Support Skills
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In this practical masterclass, you'll learn key skills in basic life support and the management of first aid emergencies, including:

  • Patient assessment using the ABCDE approach
  • Assessment and management of the unconscious patient
  • Assessment and Management of the patient in cardiac arrest including use of the AED
  • Assessment and management of life threatening emergencies including choking, chest pain, breathlessness, allergic reactions, trauma, bleeding and burns

The session will be delivered by a leading member of academic staff and has been designed for anyone who has an interest in pursuing a career in paramedics.

Why attend a masterclass?

Our masterclasses are designed to give future students like you a flavour of what it is really like to study at university and hand you all that's needed to successfully step into a degree to kick-start your career. Delivered by a leading member of academic staff, these sessions are suitable for students studying A-levels and other level 3 qualifications.

From our masterclasses, you’ll:

  • Take part in real research
  • Gain an excellent example to give your personal statement the edge
  • Enrich your current studies and explore beyond the boundaries of your current knowledge
  • Sample a subject that ignites your interest and make sure it’s the correct course for you
  • Get a unique chance to push your passion further

Spaces are limited, so if you’re considering a future working in paramedics, book now.

How to get here

Driving

The Fusehill Street campus is easily accessible. The postcode for sat navs is CA1 2HH.

Leaving the M6 at junction 43 bear left onto Warwick Road for approximately 1.5 miles before turning left onto Greystone Road. Take the sixth left turn onto Fusehill Street. The campus entrance is on your right hand side.

Parking

Limited free parking is available on campus. Please collect a permit from one of our helpful student ambassadors on the day. Alternative parking is available at Cecil Street Car Park. Click here for directions.

Train

Carlisle railway station is about a ten minute walk from campus. Taxis are readily available outside the railway station.