Welcome to UoG LINKS' Union site.

In partnership with St. John's Ambulance services' LINKS program, the UoG First Aid Society aims to teach and provide essential life saving first aid skills in consortium with over 50+ Universities across the UK.  The aims of the Society is to provide medical support cover for University ran sports events, alongside regional events at venues such as Cheltenham Racecourse.

Whilst the society was founded in 2013 we are aiming to kick-start this Society again for the Academic year of 2018/19.

Members are not currently being accepted whilst membership costs are decided, however interest may be registered by emailing beneriksson@connect.glos.ac.uk. 

Why Join UoG LINKS?

  1. Learn and develop essential and advanced first aid response skills and techniques to a varied base of medical emergencies.

  2. Meet a diverse, like-minded and good natured cohort of individuals to expand the friendship circle!

  3. Deployment to events such as the Gold Cup, Darts, Snooker at Cheltenham Racecourse as well as other sporting and music venues. For example, Reading Festival, etc. As well as covering University-related sporting-fixtures!

  4. Established direct-relations and affiliations with St. John Ambulance Services enabling top of the range equipment and training. Ranging from Radio commnunication to Defribulators and training Dummies.

  5. Aqquire formal qualifications to really boost your CV up, and highlight it from the rest!

  6. The Uniform is pretty snazzy too.

Think you can rock the Uniform - and the big responsibilites that come with it ? Enquire today. 

- Ben Eriksson (President)
- James Benton (Treasurer)
-  Des Queely (Secretary)



  • UoG LINKS Standard Membership£10.00


Contact Us
  • 01242 714360
  • su@glos.ac.uk
  • The Park, Cheltenham, GLOS, GL50 2RH
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