Category Archives: Conferences and Courses

Various courses open to U3A members

First Aid Course

First Aid with the Red Cross, 10am – 12 noon, Thursday 4th October 2018.
Venue : The John Godber Centre

This 2 hour training is open to all members. It is an opportunity to learn something new and to update skills and knowledge of First Aid in a practical, supportive, environment.
Please sign up at the September monthly meeting.

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Short Course – First Aid

First Aid with the Red Cross Thursday, 4th October, 2018
Venue : The John Godber Centre

This two-hour training course is open to all members. It is an opportunity to learn something new and to update skills and knowledge of First Aid in a practical and supportive environment.

Please sign up at the September monthly meeting.

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First Aid Training Session

First Aid – a two-hour session with a Trainer from The British Red Cross

Thursday, 4th October, 2018, 10 am to 12 noo, in The Byron Suite, John Godber Centre.

Our tailored first aid sessions provide people with the skills and confidence to help in a first aid emergency.

What can you expect from our first aid session?

o Effective, easy to learn first aid education in a relaxed and informal style

o We provide relevant first aid skills tailored to the needs of the group.

o We break down the barriers to helping others.

o We build confidence and willingness to help in a first aid emergency

This is a free event – please sign up at the August and September Monthly Meetings

David Rose

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The Work of the EM Intermediate Care Team

The Work of the East Midlands Immediate Care Team

Friday 17th August, 2018, 10.30 am to 12 noon, the Main Hall, John Godber Centre

The East Midlands Immediate Care Scheme covers the whole of Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire and Northamptonshire. The volunteer doctors and paramedics turn out at all hours, in all weather, 365 days a year, and respond to an average of four life-threatening emergencies a day.

This intervention saves lives.
Presented by: Dr Tim Gray MBE, EMICS Chairman

Turn up on the day and it is £1.00 towards the room hire.

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Workshop – Food and Nutrition

Food and Nutrition: Dispelling the myths about dieting

Friday 22nd June, 2018 1.15 pm to 3.15 pm at The Studio, John Godber Centre.

This will be a fun, interactive presentation with Steve Whittle from ‘Better Your Fitness’ who has 15 years’ experience working in health and fitness. Steve’s primary focus in wellness is around nutrition and activity for weight loss and performance at any age.

There will be a nominal cost of £1.00 to cover room hire. This will be collected at the workshop.

If you are interested in this workshop, please contact David Rose via email at drose.57@virgin.net

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