The Paramedic programme will be running a mass casualty incident exercise on Tuesday 31st May on Porirua campus from 12pm to 4pm.
The first year students will be playing the role of patients, and will have casualty make-up applied to look like trauma victims (fake blood, prosthetic wounds, etc.)...Read the rest of this topic
We have had a student test positive for whooping cough. Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly infectious disease that is spread by coughing and sneezing.
The symptoms of Whooping Cough may initially be:
- Runny nose
- Mild fever
- Mild irritating cough
- Feeling generally unwell ...
Can you help?
The Year 2 Creative Writing students have made an awesome flash-fiction competition and are still fundraising for the prize money.
Here's the link to the PledgeMe campaign:
Spread the word around: even $5 helps!
Think about entering the competition as well — and let anyone know who might be interested.
For more about the competition, including submission guidelines and dates, check out the blog: 111 Emergency Words
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