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Basic Life Support (BLS)/HSE Annual Refresher (AR)

Thursday, 12 September '24   9am – 12:15pm BST
Nancy Potter House, Nelson Close, Topsham, Exeter, EX3 0DX
12 spaces available


This course provides learners with a basic overview of how to manage a patient who is unresponsive, breathing and not breathing; including the treatment of common medical emergencies.

The content includes:

  • Assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency.
    • Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious (including seizure).
  • Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding.
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock.

This includes all age groups:

  • Infant
    • Child
    • Adult



Basic Life Support (BLS)/HSE Annual Refresher (AR)

This course provides a basic overview for either those who have completed a first aid course before and would like/require an update to their skills. Alternatively, it can be taken by those who have not done first aid before and would like some basic first aid skills.


Nancy Potter House
Nelson Close

We are a 5 min walk from Topsham Station.

There is only disabled parking available on site.

However, there is paid parking available:
Lord Nelson Pub (£17 all day - adjacent to venue) (

Tappers Close (£5 all day - 5 min walk)

Matthews Hall (£12 all day - 5min walk)

Holman Way (£5 all day - 10 min walk)

All prices are subject to change.


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