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One Day Mental Health First Aid Champions Training Course (MHFA England) Become an MHFA Champion

Time: 9.15 am to 5.00 pm Thursday 9th July 2020

Duration: 1 day

Venue(s): iMet Enterprise Campus, Emery Crescent, Alconbury Weald, Huntingdon Cambridgeshire PE28 4YE

Price: £110.00 (Concessions for third sector or multiple bookings)


This course is ideal for organisations who wish to train their employees to ‘support’ existing mental health first aiders (MHFA), as well as empowering individuals to increase their own wellbeing and reduce stigma. This course focuses on mental health in the workplace and associated strategy and legislation. To gain the full skill set of an MHFAider you must attend the two day course. Adult MHFA courses are for every one aged 16 upwards.
This one day mental health awareness and skills course qualifies you as an Adult MHFA Champion.
MHFA Champions have:
• An understanding of common mental health issues
• Knowledge and confidence to advocate for mental health awareness
• Ability to spot signs of mental ill health
• Skills to support positive wellbeing

On-site training for all staff is a more cost effective option. We can also arrange the venue with free parking and hot or cold lunch to suit your schedule.

BLS Basic Life Support First Aid and CPR with AED

Time: 6 pm to 9 pm Monday 6th April 2020 in Cambridgeshire. Please see 'more details' for alternative dates.

Venue(s): Eddington Avenue Cambridge CB3 0QZ Cambridgeshire

Price: £49 including manual & certificate and refreshments


Basic Life support for all. Suitable for anyone. This class is engaging, interactive and fun. It provides opportunity to practice with the manikins and discuss different scenarios and how to respond. All our courses include safe AED use.
This course is delivered in an informal style that can also cater to meet individual needs. The core syllabus is outlined under the 'more details' tab below. If you require a certified course please check our FAW or Paediatric options. If you are between the ages of 14-16 years old we highly recommend our Babysitting course, coupled with our FREE online student first aid course.

Basic Sports First Aid - Social distancing rules apply

Time: 9.00 to 12.30 or 13.30 to 16.00 Wednesday 19th August 2020

Venue(s): CVH Community Rooms West Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB23 7ZH

Price: £49 including manual and CPD certified wall mount certificate


For those who require a basic first aid course and work in the sports and training sector. A popular course delivered on-site at your convenience, or at one of our open classroom training venues. Course fees include (upon successful completion) a detailed first aid manual, certificate, and handy pocket face shield as well as accident forms and wall charts for your setting.
Basic sports first aid courses are 4 hours however a 6 hour course may be more suitable for groups with bespoke needs.
If you require an FA Emergency Aid course, or you are part of a national governing body in sport such as the Lawn Tennis Association, a level 3 EFAW (Emergency First Aid at Work) course may be required by some professional sporting associations and governing bodies.
Advanced and outdoor sports first aid courses also available. Please contact us and we can advise on the right course for you.

Essential Babysitting First Aid

Time: Please contact us directly for upcoming open course dates

Duration: Allow 4 hours. Click more details below to find out more

Venue(s): Arrange for one of our instructors to come to your setting.

Price: £49 per learner including a handy travel first aid kit, manuals, certificates, CPR child & infant posters and more.


This course is suitable for responsible babysitters, parents and grandparents who have not previously attended a first aid course and/or for those wanting to refresh their skills. We have a duty of care to both our own and other people’s children, whether babysitting or hosting a play date. Would you know what to do in an emergency? Gain the confidence and skills appropriate for dealing with an emergency.

Our classroom instructors have both 'Prevention for Practitioners' training and a Current DBS. A really informal fun way to learn an essential subject. We also offer training in your own home at no extra cost.
If you have a group of 5 or more why not book a date to suit you at no extra cost.

Learners who are 16 and under also receive access to the online training, which we recommend they take prior to the classroom session. Details outlined in the syllabus.

Free Student First Aid Course. No Catch. Just life saving skills.

Duration: 1 to 2 hours on line, plus optional practical skill evaluations if requested. Highly recommended for Schools.

Venue(s): Your smart phone, tablet or laptop. Optional school/club visit with manikins for hands on practice.

Price: Free online training with final assessment.


FREE Student first aid course! No catch. Suitable for all, aimed at older primary school aged children and upwards. You can begin now and complete the course at your own pace when it is convenient for you.

If you are a school or community group, for example Guides or Scouts why not book a practical session where our own instructor will provide hands on assessment and provide the manikins to complement the training.
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Dementia Awareness

Duration: 3.5 hours engaging and interactive video based learning

Venue(s): Face to face classroom training sessions delivered in Cambridge, Essex, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Norfolk

Price: Classroom delivery from £34 per learner. Online video based training featuring a qualified instructor £29.95 per learner


Gain a wider understanding about dementia, signs and symptoms, causes and treatment. Improve communication with dementia patients and engage them in activities. Develop strategies for intervening with challenging behaviours. Our online courses are all video based and not slide based. Manuals and printable wall certificates are included in the price. Classroom courses are delivered by the Bridge's very own hand selected trainer who has an incredible reputation and extensive experience within the field.

In House First Aid training. Arrange a qualified experienced instructor to deliver on site to suit your niche business requirements

Venue(s): If your business premises is not suitable we can arrange a suitable local venue in Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Bedfordshire or North Hertfordshire

Price: From £29 per delegate including manuals, certificates and appropriate training packs


On site delivery is an excellent choice for organisations large or small who don’t have their own in-house instructors, or have several members of staff who need a first aid certification. Save time and money by reliably outsourcing your training requirements. Benefits include flexibility in terms of syllabus and your availability. You can also hand over the often time consuming organisation and pre course arrangements with your delegates to us. Add your own bespoke requests. Choose your preferred modality of training from classroom, blended or e learning.
A convenient way to ensure all employees have suitable training and a great team building opportunity.
Recommend for FAW, Paediatric, Canine first aid and mental health first aid and all Mental health awareness courses.
For examples and client case studies see more details below

Duke of Edinburgh First Aid

Time: Delivered on site after school weekly during term time

Duration: Eight classroom sessions lasting 90 minutes plus 2 independent sessions over the school trimester

Venue(s): On site training available in schools and colleges in Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Bedfordshire

Price: £85 per learner for the full 15 hour course including manuals and certificates


New intakes commencing at the start of each academic term. Our Duke of Edinburgh First Aid Course has been specifically designed for students aged 13 to 18 wishing to learn first aid as their ‘skill section’. Tutors are DBS Checked. This course is now running throughout Village colleges and Schools. To book your School's course please get in touch.
This course now includes BLS, Safe AED use, basic animal first aid and CPR and Mental health crisis awareness.

Family First Aid Courses in support of Millie's Trust

Time: 10 am to 4 pm

Duration: 6 hours

Venue(s): Available throughout Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Essex (On site delivery upon request)

Price: £20 per student. + Donations to Millie's Trust


The Bridge First aid is proud to be working with Millie’s Trust to deliver their family first aid course.
Millie’s Trust was established by Joanne and Dan Thompson following the loss of their daughter Millie in a choking incident at a nursery in October 2012. They believe that everyone should have access to first aid training no matter what their situation in life. Millie’s Trust aim is to make first aid training readily available at minimal cost and in as many places as possible.
If you have a child under the age of 12 months or are struggling to leave a donation, the courses are absolutely FREE. If you are not in this bracket then we suggest a donation from £20
All attendees will be asked to leave a £20 deposit to secure each place that is booked.
Following your attendance on the course - you can leave the deposit as a donation or you can request a refund of the deposit back to you.
NB: If you are not in a position to pay a £20 deposit to secure your place, please feel free to contact us and we will make other arrangements to ensure that you can attend.

Pick n Mix Tailored First Aid Training

Venue(s): Available throughout Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, and Bedfordshire

Price: From £45 per learner depending on numbers and accreditation level


We designed this concept upon your request. Whether you are a large organisation, a self-employed individual, or a career, it's really important to keep your skills current.
A disability should not mean you cannot learn First Aid so we will work with your circumstances.
Is there something you're not too sure about and naughty professor Google is confusing and lacks credibility? Perhaps you are organising a team building day. Fill the board room or canteen with CPR manikins? You don't require a full course or just think the team should all know how to spot signs and symptoms of a heart attack or panic attack. You have a family member or friend with a recent physical or mental health diagnosis? We can accommodate you.

Concussion and Brain Injury Awareness Course

Price: £29.95 including Certified CPD Statement and manual.


We have teamed up with Headway Suffolk to produce a course on brain injury and concussion. There has been a lot of news in many different sports worldwide on how head injuries are not taken seriously in sports. This course not only talks about a head injury but also where it can lead to and the lengthy recovery time required.

This course covers the effects of a head injury and looks at the damage that can occur to the brain.

FAW First Aid at Work Requalification or FAW  First Aid at Work Annual Refresher

Time: 9.30 to 3.30 October 14th and for those completing the FAW re qualification also October 15th 2020

Duration: Annual Refresher - one day, Re qualification - two days

Venue(s): he Community Rooms, Highfields Caldecote Cambridge CB23 7ZH see 'more details' for additional Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Hertfordshire Schedules

Price: Annual Refresher £69.95, Re qualification £120 including manual, certificate, posters, CPR face shield. Discounts applied to groups/return clients.


The First Aid at Work Level 3 (VTQ) Requalification (FAW) is ideal for most businesses whose risk assessment has identified that they require a fully trained first aider for their workplace and they need to requalify their certification. All courses are delivered, evaluated and quality assured to meet the new guidelines set out by the HSE in October 2017 and meet the requirements of the First Aid at Work (First Aid) regulations 1981 and subsequent 2017 changes.

This is a 100% classroom course over two days but we also offer blended training where you complete one day online, saving a day in the classroom.

All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements. ProTrainings Vocational Training Qualifications (VTQ) are fully recognised by the HSE as Trade Body Qualifications.

This course must be at least 12 contact hours and run over a minimum of 2 days and the certificate is valid for 3 years.

Half Day Adult Mental Health First Aid Awareness Training Course (MHFA England) Become Mental Health Aware

Venue(s): Courses in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire

Price: £65.00 or £49.00 Concessions (charities, voluntary, 2+ bookings return clients)


The above course fee includes refreshments as well as training materials manuals and workbooks.

The half day MHFA England course is an introductory four hour session to raise awareness of mental health.
Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. We limit numbers per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn.
This training can be taken as a stand-alone course and is highly credible as that. If you are an employer this course is supplementary to the full two day Mental Health First Aiders training within your organisation.


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Professional helpful service with a transparent fair pricing policy. Choose from a convenient selection of scheduled public course dates or in house group delivery. Onsite training or comfortable venues with free parking provided. Bespoke tailored syllabus available. Online e learning or blended courses. Replacement certificate and manual. Free guidance on appropriate accreditation, health and safety legislation and first aid risk assessment. Pet or canine first aid. Schools first aid. Mental Health in the workplace training. Paediatric first aid. Anaphylaxes auto injector, Epipen training. Defibrillator (AED) training. First aid for schools. First aid for healthcare professionals. Annual refresher or requalification course. Babysitting or sports first aid and more...  


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