3 hours teaching
As of September 2020, the UK government has mandated that health education will be compulsory in all state-funded schools, including basic first aid. To ensure that all students are able to meet this requirement, we are offering a Student First Aid course, specially designed for Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 (Age 11+), providing a fun, interactive and essential experience for every participant.
To preserve the life of a casualty in the event of a medical emergency.
To understand how to maintain the safety of the casualty and the scene around them.
To learn about the different types of medical emergency and what might cause them, including sprains and strains, head injuries, and burns/scalds.
To build confidence in responding to a casualty in need of a medical emergency.
To develop confidence and proficiency in performing first aid techniques, and understand when we need to apply them.
To effectively demonstrate a range of first aid techniques, including CPR (with AED), chokes, recovery positions, and bandaging.