First aid courses designed especially for parents for the care of young children and babies are being held in Dunmow.

The two courses are being organised by the National Childbirth Trust, with course one on June 3 covering CPR and resuscitation for babies and toddlers and course two on June 10 covering general first aid for babies and small children including burns, bleeds and childhood illnesses.

They will be held at the Little Goslings Children’s Centre, North Street, Great Dunmow between 8pm and 10pm.

Each course costs £10 for one parent or £15 for a couple, with spaces limited to 30 per course. To book, call 07905 454 346.