Fergus-Elora St. John Ambulance held an open house

Open house – The Fergus-Elora St. John Ambulance branch held an open house on Oct. 5 in its training facility.

From left: Ethan and Leah Post, demonstrate the proper CPR technique on a manikin overseen by (back) Mitch Chouinard and Dr. Alaric Woodrow. Ethan and Leah have been cadets for four years. Volunteers at the facility train prospective member in all aspects of first aid including CPR and renewals, babysitter training and even dog therapy training.

Debbie Bath chair of this branch said “it is a wonderful way to get started on a young person’s life who aspires to become a policeman or firefighter.”

Call 226-971-0524 or email fergus@o.sja.ca for more information.     

Bill Longshaw