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Basic First Aid
0345 678 5646

Basic First Aid

This course is perfect for people wanting a general introduction to First Aid. Not only will we teach you the most common illnesses and injuries suffered by adults, but we can also tailor the course to meet your First Aid needs.

We’ve been asked to tailor this course for a variety of different environments and activities including, campers, sports people and road users, which proves that we listen to what you want, and create courses to suit you. Simply call us on 0845 678 5646, tell us what aspects of First Aid you want to learn, and we’ll design a course for you.

Who is it for?

Anyone wishing to gain a basic understanding of the principles of first aid.

What will you learn?

  • Role of the first aider
  • Managing an emergency
  • Bleeding (Minor & Severe)
  • Chest pains (heart attack)
  • Choking (adult)
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Resuscitation (adult)
  • Shock
  • Unresponsive casualty (Adult)

How is it assessed?

There’s no formal assessment - our highly experienced St John trainers will make sure you know what you’re doing by giving you plenty of advice and the chance to practice on our manikins until you’re confident.