Panic Attacks: How to Help

Why do panic attacks happen? Panic attacks can happen to anyone, without any obvious cause or warning. They can be...

How To Treat A Jellyfish Sting?

Jellyfish stings are a pain, in more ways than one. If you have ever been stung by a jellyfish you know that it can be...

4 Steps To Treat Sunburn

Preventing sunburn is better than a cure, even though we should be avoiding becoming sunburnt in the first place. In...

How does a Defibrillator work?

Many people see defibrillators in movies or TV series as this mystical device that manages to wake people up from near...

Poisons and first aid treatment

Over 160,000 people attend hospital per year in the UK as a result of poisoning. In this blog we’ll look at the...

Does First Aid Training Expire?

We often get asked a simple question. Does First Aid Training Expire? This is an important question that a surprising...

Event(ful) Days

In the events side of our business, we always say that the perfect day is a day when nothing happens. That’s not how...

Looking Ahead Through 2021

Last year, during the first Covid lockdown, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE – the governing body for workplace...

Health and Safety Consulting

Last year we added another dimension to our business when we hired Steven Hawksworth, a vastly experienced registered...

Youth Mental Health First Aid

We hear people using the term ‘mental health’, but what is it exactly? Well, we all have
‘mental health’; we all need to look after ourselves emotionally as well as physically. However,
the phrase ‘mental health’ is commonly only thought of if someone is perceived as having a
‘problem’ and therefore it can have negative connotations attached to it.

Staying safe in the sun

Enjoy sunny weather, but know when you’ve had enough!   In Britain, the slightest hint of a sunny sky is enough...

Welcome to the team, Lynda!

We are so happy to be able to share with you our great news that Lynda Dawson (married to Colin Dawson, the owner and Director of ABC Training Services Ltd) has decided that the time is now right for her to join us.

What online training is available at ABC Training Services?

Don’t let the buzzwords put you off: These are all different names for what can be a fantastic way to educate and train yourself and your workforce. ABC training services are proud to offer highly professional online training courses covering all aspects of Health and Safety, Social Care, and First Aid training.

January 2018 Update

Like anything in life, the more you ‘put in’, the more you ‘get out’. You can’t beat the feeling of helping another person, and perhaps even saving their life one day. That’s why we do what we do – we aim to pass on our message to businesses that your staff need to be trained in first aid, not just to tick a box, but for it to be an investment, part of your intrinsic values and ethos as a caring employer.