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Fire Safety & First Aid Basic Made Easy hosted at B4 HQ

Friday, June 28, 2024 at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join B4 for a Fire Safety & First Aid discussion with, Justin Kamphuis, Director & Drew Kamphuis, MD of First For Safety Oxfordshire

This event is limited to 12 members – Due to limited spaces we are permitting one person from each business to attend this event.

Join B4 members & First For Safety Oxfordshire (FFSO LTD) for an introduction into Fire Safety & First Aid Basics Made Easy discussion.

Duration of the event, min 2.5 hrs.

Commercial Fire Safety made easy & practical

A thirty minute Fire Safety in the workplace made easy presentation including legal requirements as an employer & Fire Risk Assessment delivered by Fire Officer and Fire Safety Consultant Justin Kamphuis who is co-Director at FFSO LTD with 22 years experience in the Fire & Rescue Service. There will be ample opportunity to ask questions in relation to commercial fire safety, fire precautions, legislation & fire risk assessment.

The opening talk will be followed by a live Fire Extinguisher Practical (outside) & an opportunity for attendees to practice using different fire extinguishers to extinguish a live gas rig fire. Those attending the full duration will receive a certificate of attendance they can use as ongoing evidence of Fire Safety Training for their CPD/CV.

Life Saving CPR & Defibrillation explained & practical

A thirty minute ‘CPR & Defibrillator’ presentation by First Aid Instructor Drew Kamphuis who is MD at FFSO Ltd with 28 years experience in the Emergency Services. This is an opportunity to practice Adult CPR on mannequins and use realistic training defibrillators. Ample opportunity to ask questions. Those attending the full duration will receive a certificate of attendance they can use as ongoing evidence of Emergency First Aid Training for their CPD/CV.

Fun! – This will be a relaxed, fun & practical B4 event with a difference. There will be time for networking and a fantastic opportunity to ask lots of Fire Safety & Emergency First Aid related questions with the Justin and Drew as the experts delivering the sessions. You will learn essential life-saving skills that could save a family member, friend, colleague or anyone!

About First For Safety Oxfordshire

Founded by Drew Kamphuis in 2012. First For Safety Oxfordshire has grow from strength to strength on account of their outstanding reputation. When not teaching Drew works on emergency ambulances covering Oxfordshire. Drew has more than 28 years experience in the Emergency Services and is a passionate first aid trainer who believes everyone should have basic, easy to Life Saving Skills.

Director & Fire Officer Justin Kamphuis heads up their fantastic Fire Safety Training delivered by their amazing team of serving Fire Fighters & Fire Officers – Highly experienced, front line professionals. Whether you’re looking for Accredited First Aid Courses, Short First Aid Course, Fire Safety Training, Fire Risk Assessment or Fire Door Survey, they are here for you. Their superb, 10 strong team ALL have years of frontline experience.

With First For Safety Oxfordshire you can feel assured you’ll be receiving the best service from the very best trainers. You can rely on them to provide upbeat, interactive courses including Paediatric Emergency First Aid, Sports Coach Emergency First Aid, Dental Surgery Emergency First Aid and so much more

Dress Code: Casual (business attire or skirts not suitable for this event) – long trousers and long hair tied back when required.

Certification: Please note this is an introduction to Fire Safety & Life Saving First Aid skills only. Certification is NOT accredited (certificates of attendance supplied) but can be used for ongoing evidence of Fire Safety & Emergency First Aid Training for CPD/CV purposes.

Photographer & Videographer: By attending this event, you grant B4 National & First For Safety Oxfordshire permission to publish or display images of you. The images and footage may be used in promotional materials, B4 website and other social media platforms.

If you have any concerns with your image captured at this event and being used for promotional purposes or you simply do not want a photo or footage taken of you, please let Tina Rosser, Events Manager as soon as possible.


There is NO cost to attend this event but we are asking all guests to consider a small donation to the B4 RAISE Fund* which B4 is running this year – more details will be shared after the event.

*RAISE’24 is aiming to raise £150,000 for 11 amazing charities on 13th December at Keble College. Funds raised will be held by Oxfordshire Community Foundation (OCF) in a dedicated B4 RAISE Fund, which will allow Gift Aid to be added where relevant. OCF will then distribute funds to the beneficiary charities as grants in 2025. If you would like to find out more about RAISE’24, please contact the B4 team.

Parking: Ample parking on-site.

Refreshments will be provided.


Friday, June 28, 2024
10:00 am - 12:30 pm


The Stables at The Moat
Northampton Road
Weston-on-the-Green, England OX25 3QL United Kingdom


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