Dr. Pongsak Boonyaleephan, assistant director of Bangkok Hospital Hua Hin, taught more than 30 Hua Hin beach operators at Surf Spot Hua Hin on March 15, 2023, as part of the 10th BDMS lifesaving training project.
Dr. Pongsak stated that Bangkok Hospital Hua Hin has continuously organized this project for nine editions in 2022, and this time is the tenth edition teaching in Thai to Hua Hin Beach operators, and on March 16, 2023, organized a training class of 11 to teach in English. Expert speakers from the Thailand Marine Life Rescue Club, led by Lieutenant Srayut Thonchai, as well as speakers from Bangkok Hospital Hua Hin, led by Miss Praewphan, were provided for foreigners and expats. Emergency room professional nurse Charoen Srithongkun.
There are both theoretical lessons and practical training in helping victims of water disasters, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation for those whose hearts are about to stop beating (CR). It is possible to use an automatic external defibrillator (AED) to help patients with obstructive choking and to resuscitate drowning people by practicing with a resuscitation mannequin. In order to properly save the patient’s life in an emergency before referring sending them to an emergency doctor.
Those who complete the training will be awarded a certificate from BDMS. gaining knowledge and confidence through training and practice with expert speakers under the guidance of international principles from BDMS.
Mr. Achawan Kongkanan, Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand, Prachuap Khiri Khan Office, and Mrs. Patcharawalee Uttayanan, an executive at Surf Spot Hua Hin, attended the event’s opening ceremony.