Meet the Team
Roger Hoare, HCPC Paramedic, First Aid Instructor, Cert Ed
Roger qualified as a NHS Paramedic in 1991 and worked for London and Dorset now (SWAST) Ambulance Services for 17 years, both as an Operational Paramedic and Training officer. He is an Advanced Life Support provider, and a Immediate Life Support Instructor. Roger is a Qualified First Aid and Defibrillation Instructor with over 25 years of teaching First Aid and related courses. His expertise and underpinning knowledge that he has gleened over these years on the road makes his courses stand out with an abundance of 'Been there, seen it, done it' scenarios. You will not be bored on his First Aid and Defibrillation Courses.
Roger is also a qualified teacher, holding a Certificate in Education and is a member of the College of Paramedics. Roger currently works as a Immediate Emergency Care Instructor for the Fire Service and Resuscitation Officer delivering a wide range of courses to the Emergency Services, NHS, and the private sector.
Roger set up On The Mend First Aid Training in 2010, and provides First Aid Training in Windsor, Slough, Portsmouth and Ealing West London. However we travel all over the Country to deliver our courses.
After leaving the Ambulance Service Roger retrained to become a Chartered Physiotherapist. He is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and the Health Professions Council. He has worked in professional football since 2003, including spells at Brentford FC Academy, Weymouth FC, Torquay United, AFC Bournemouth (Centre of Excellence), as well as the England under 17’s Rugby Union development squad. Roger completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Physiotherapy at the University of Bath and in 2014 gained a Diploma in Musculoskeletal Medicine and Acupuncture qualification through the AACP. As you can see his specialism is Sports and their related injuries, which again provides a variety of First Aid experiences on the field of play.
On The Mend First Aid Training has developed a course called Emergency Care in Sport designed for Therapists who work pitch side with sports teams.
Julie Hoare - Pharmacist, First Aid , Defibrillation and Anaphylaxis Awareness Instructor
Julie has been a qualified pharmacist (Julie Tullett MPharm Hons) for 16 years and as such has had a great deal of contact with First Aid situtions in a community and workplace environment. She has recently joined forces with her husband to now become an Instrutor herself, as their business expands. As a healthcare professional she has a great deal of underpinning knowledge and expertise to impart to learners making the courses that On the Mend First Aid Training provide interesting and up to date. Julie being a pharmacist is ideally skilled in teaching anaphylaxis and auto-injector courses, useful and worthwhile courses for parents, teachers, nursery school staff, childminders, GP and Dental surgery staff and pharmacies involved in flu vaccination programmes.
Laura Noble- Fire-Fighter, First Aid Instructor and Assessor
Laura is a Fire Fighter with ten years experience in the brigade,often arriving first on the scene at major incidents and providing life saving treatment to casualties. She works closely with other emergency services in challenging situations. On her days off from responding to emergency calls and dealing with the public, she teaches and assesses a variety of first aid courses. Laura has a great passion for first aid, which she imparts to her candidates in a friendly and helpful manner. Laura qualified with Nuco in 2007 and has previously undertaken training with South Central Ambulance NHS Trust resulting in Community First Responding voluntary work. Before joining the Fire Brigade, Laura completed a degree in Sports Science and Drama and Theatre Studies at St Mary's University in Twickenham. Since becoming a firefighter, she has experienced many different sides of the Fire Service, including youth engagement work, recruitment and media training. Laura is a member of the Association of First Aiders and has taught first aid to a wide range of people, including prison staff,new mothers and carers in the community.
On The Mend First Aid Training are a nationwide service, covering all areas across South of England including Windsor, Slough, and Portsmouth.
For more information on First Aid, Resuscitation and basic life support training in Windsor, Slough and Portsmouth. Please contact Roger Hoare on [email protected] or 07770 401350