The aim of this first aid training course is to help you learn new skills and knowledge, or to refresh your existing first aid skills.
This training provides you with information on what to do in an emergency, and will give you confidence to take the most appropriate action at the time of an incident.
There are also a series of videos included to help you apply your first aid skills to real-life situations.
Note: You must seek professional and/or qualified guidance before taking any action. This online training course gives you sufficient awareness of the subject but does not replace competency-based, practical training.
● Understand first aid regulations.
● Do a primary assessment on a casualty.
● Administer CPR to a casualty.
● Put casualties in the recovery position.
● Deal with and respond
● Understand the importance of record keeping.
First aid saves lives and knowing what to do in an emergency can make all the difference. First aid is a simple skill, but it has an incredible impact. Everyone should get the opportunity to learn it.
In this first aid advice section, we give first aid advice for covering a range of different conditions. We also look at life saving first aid techniques, like the primary survey for assessing casualties, and describe in detail the role of a first aider.
This first aid advice section from St John Ambulance examines a range of common conditions and explains how you can treat them using first aid.