Forthcoming Events / Training

Emergency at Work First Aid Course – Tuesday 23rd February at Exford Village Hall

This course will meet the needs of being an Emergency First Aider as laid down by the Health & Safety Executive (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and is valid for 3 years by the Institution of First Aiders. Cost: £45pp Modules covered: aims and principles of first aid, legalities, responsibilities, record keeping and reporting, assessment of the situation, basic hygiene in first aid, shock, dealing with an unconscious casualty, seizure, resuscitation/ CPR/ defibrillators, minor injuries, bleeding control, choking, heart attacks and angina. To express an interest please contact the office.

Exmoor Women in Farming Group – Monday 29th February at 6.30 pm ( milking parlour visit ) or join us at 7pm – 9pm New attendees welcome

Sheep milking and visit to the lambing shed at Briddicott Farm, Carhampton, Nr Minehead TA24 6RQ by kind permission of Mr and Mrs Andrew Speed. We will explore the milking parlour and milking process of 200 Poll Dorset x Friesland sheep. Andrew and his family supply local cheese and yogurt makers and the well-known Styles Farmhouse Ice Cream Parlour with sheep’s milk .We will also visit the lambing shed where they will be lambing just over 400 in this batch. Andrew has kindly delayed milking for us to visit the parlour at 6.30pm, anyone who is unable to make this time but would still like to visit please arrive when you can. For anyone wishing to car share we will be meeting at Cutcombe Market car park at 6.00pm.Booking essential by Friday 26th February 2016.

Cosmic Free Computer Support 1-2-1 Sessions

We are delighted to have arranged a number of FREE training sessions for our members during February through funding from The Princes Trust and delivery by Cosmic. We are currently arranging training sessions on Social Media and Introduction to iPads for May. Please contact the office to express your interest.