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First Aid Courses

ACCESS is delighted to share that we are offering English language First Aid Skills Training courses in The Hague. Open to all who would like to learn or brush up on their First Aid skills and of particular value for parents of young children. We are delighted to be able to work with Linda Malley and Ingrid Gustafsson-Hilberink on this project.

The Training

Linda Malley has been providing this course to and through many organisations in the Netherlands. The feedback is impressive, as is the knowledge she shares. Ingrid Gustafsson-Hilberink is Registered General Nurse working at the British School in Leidschenveen, and is familiar with the challenges in a family. Among the topics covered are: caring for unresponsive breathing casualties; CPR; choking; wounds; bleeding; shock and seizures. Some hands-on examples of what to do with minor injuries – sprains and strains; head injury; burns, bites and stings, severe allergic reaction; heat exhaustion and asthma, will also be covered.

The Trainers

Linda Bosma-Malley trained as a Registered General Nurse in the UK, specialising in Paediatrics. Having worked in Neurology as a nurse in the Netherlands and as a First Aid Trainer during her family’s time in South Africa, Linda understands the importance of providing people with the skills and confidence to respond effectively to accidents or sudden illness. Linda is a registered and certified First Aid Trainer, qualified to teach and assess a full range of first aid courses.

Ingrid had a varied background, before becoming a psychiatric nurse for children for 10 years. She has lived in Sweden, Dubai and Portugal. And has been in the Netherlands since 2015.

Both are dedicated to teaching people the necessary skills that can make the difference when it really counts.

I attended the half day course which was taught in a very clear and informatively way. Ingrid, the instructor, was friendly and extremely knowledgeable. The amount of material covered was very good. I would highly recommend anyone interested in first aid to take this course.
11 July 2023 by Katy

Linda is very enthusiastic and the training she provided is really great. I highly recommend it for everyone.
22 January 2024 by Zeyi

 Rest assured, measures regarding the health & safety of course participants, and in keeping with Covid considerations are taken during our courses.

The Courses

Emergency First Aid – 10 ways to save a life – 3hrs – €85 per person (includes VAT)

Ten things all first aiders should know. This course covers a variety of emergency and basic first aid, for all age groups, adults, children and babies. You gain skills and knowledge, plus essential hands on practice on the following topics:

  • CPR and using an AED (adults, children and infants)
  • Conscious/unconscious choking (adults, children and infants)
  • Care of the unresponsive casualty/Recovery position
  • Serious Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Spinal Injuries/Head Injuries
  • Seizures, Febrile convulsions
  • Strains & Sprains
  • Burns & Scalds
  • Severe Allergies
NEW Baby & Child First Aid course – 2hrs – €120 per couple (includes VAT)

Accidents happen and learning what to do in the vital first few minutes can have an enormous impact on your baby’s or child’s life.

Due to popular demand this course will cover only baby and child techniques. In just 2 hours you will gain the skills and knowledge to feel confident in case of an emergency. Course will include, CPR, Choking, Recovery position, Burns, Febrile convulsions, Bumps on the Head and more.

Sign up for this course is per couple, babies in arms welcome, there will be plenty of opportunity to practice skills learned. The venue is large, with an area for buggies to be parked. Tea, coffee, cake included.

Confirmation of your participation/attendance will only be sent after we have received your payment. You will receive payment instructions once you have registered. Should you have any inquiries about the courses, please do get in touch with us via firstaid[@]access-nl.org.

**Kindly indicate when you make payment which city & course you are paying for. Thank you.

Certification

All participants will be issued an Attendance Certificate by the trainer after the course. However, if you would like an official certificate on CPR, this can be arranged with our trainer directly after the course with a small additional fee.

Course dates 2024

The Hague

Emergency First Aid course – 10 ways to save a life – at SenW – Dobbelaan 4, 2262 EA Leidschendam

  • 2 March 2024 – Emergency First Aid – 10 ways to save a life (10:00-13:00) (fully booked)
  • 8 June 2024 – Emergency First Aid – 10 ways to save a life (10:00-13:00) (limited availability)

Baby & Child First Aid course – at Laurentius Community Centre – Anthonie V. Leeuwenhoekkade 37, 2591 JS Voorschoten

  • 13 April 2024 –  Baby & Child First Aid – (10:00-12:00) (fully booked)
  • 1 June 2024 –  Baby & Child First Aid – (10:00-12:00) (limited availability)
  • 23 November 2024 – Baby & Child First Aid – (10:00-12:00)
  • 25 January 2025 – Baby & Child First Aid – (10:00-12:00)
  • 22 March 2025 –  Baby & Child First Aid – (10:00-12:00)

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