First Aid

We will be following the Red Cross ‘Life. Live it.’ Programme.

The topics covered include:

 

Bleeding and shock

Dealing with accidents

The recovery position and CPR

Injuries

Illnesses

Burns and scalds

Choking

Making first aid relevant

A road traffic accident scenario

 

This is taught using worksheets, practical activities, Powerpoint presentations and video clips.

Practical sessions will include dressings, triangular bandages, and using the resuscitation manikin, as well as role play.

Participants will receive a Red Cross Life. Live it certificate on completion of the course.

This course can also be incorporated into Gateway qualifications.