First aid training for Bute’s ‘Young Farmers’

Members of Bute Junior Agricultural Club at a recent first aid training course held in Kingarth Hotel.
Members of Bute Junior Agricultural Club at a recent first aid training course held in Kingarth Hotel.

Members of Bute Junior Agricultural Club took part in a first aid course on Saturday at Kingarth Hotel, led by a trainer from St Andrew’s First Aid.

Members of Bute Junior Agricultural Club took part in a first aid course on Saturday at Kingarth Hotel led by a trainer from St Andrew’s First Aid.

The course taught members how to deal with seizures, burns, shock and the use of bandages, as well as the use of a defibrillator.

All members passed and are able to provide first aid in the event of an emergency, with the qualification valid for three years.

Pictured from left to right are Emily Speirs, Amie Speirs ,Elliot Reid, Scott Simpson, Kenny Johnson, James Lamb, Gordon Reynolds, Peter Tarbet (trainer), Jenna Reid, Marie Wilson, Brooke Horsburgh, and Emma McAlister.