First Aid

FA08 - Life Skills - Emergency First Aid for Children & Students - 1 day course

Children of all ages should learn first aid.

We have developed this course for schools wishing to provide this very important life skill for their students. By enabling your students to learn first aid you will be equipping them with the confidence and skills to potentially save a life.
All our tutors have extensive first aid knowledge, experience working with young people, and have a valid DBS check.

Course Description

The practical nature of first aid training means that this course is always a big hit with children.

Every child attending this course will be awarded a 'Life Skills - Emergency First Aid for Children & Students' certificate of attendance listing the subjects covered.


This 1 day (5 hour) course covers:

  • Asthma
  • Bleeding/Bandaging
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Calling 999
  • Chest Pains
  • Choking
  • CPR
  • Fainting
  • First Aid Kit
  • Poisons
  • Primary Survey
  • Recovery Position
  • Severe Bleeding
  • Shock


We also have a 3 hour course. Click here for more information on what is included.


The immediate care given to a person who has been injured, or who has become ill, prior to the arrival of qualified medically trained assistance. The main aims of first aid are to:

  • Preserve life
  • Prevent the Condition from Worsening
  • Promote Recovery

Our tutors will come to your school to deliver this course. You will need to provide a space large enough to seat everyone and with enough room for them to practise rolling each other into the recovery position without bumping into furniture or each other!



This course is for children/students from yr 5 to yr 13.

The course runs for 1 day (5 hours) and fits around your school break and lunch times


Upcoming Course Dates

For all upcoming courses, please contact us on 020 3637 5161
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