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Become a Paramedic - Taster Day 2019

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Following the huge success of our first ever event for A Level and FE Students, back by popular demand, SWASfT is hosting another Taster Day for college students. This action packed, interactive day gives you the chance to:

  • Learn from an expert to sharpen up your CV and send high quality applications to Universities

  • Watch a live demo by our Hazardous Area Response Team paramedics

  • Learn how to do CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation) and get a certificate

  • Check out our state-of-the-art emergency vehicles and equipment

  • Get 'hands-on' at our clinical skill stations and learn about haemorrage control

  • Meet specialists including the Air Ambulance team

  • Get the lowdown on what its really like working for the South Western Ambulance Service - talk to paramedics and other frontline/clinical staff

  • Find out all about University degrees, apprenticeships and volunteering.

Tickets are only £25 which covers admission, goodie bag, all CPD, food and refreshments, raffle entry and certificate of attendance. If you wish, you can bring along one adult to accompany you at no extra cost.

BOOKING ARE NOW OPEN: Go to Eventbrite

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South Western Ambulance Charity

The South Western Ambulance Charity, founded in 1995, uses gifted monies to benefit those in our communities who use our service and to improve the welfare of the staff and volunteers of the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our charitable support covers Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire including Bristol and Swindon.

If you would like to show your appreciation for the care that you or your loved one has received from us in the form of a charitable donation please visit our online giving website: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charities/SWASC.