Schools first aid

This one day course will give your staff a good knowledge of first aid to cover common risks for school students. It is ideal for supplementing your statutory First aid at work or Emergency first aid at work training.

This one day course is scheduled for delivery at our training centres.

For group staff training at your school, both this full-day course and a half-day version are available. Contact us on 0844 770 4800* for more information or to book.

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Who should attend?

Teachers and school ancillary staff.

What they will learn?

First aid procedures pertinent to a school environment.

Course content

The role of the first aider   Resuscitation (CPR)
Primary survey   Unconscious casualty treatment

Communication and casualty care

Choking   Severe allergic reaction
Asthma   Bleeding (minor and severe)
Head injuries  

Giving medication at school including auto-injectors

Bone, muscle and joint injuries


Course duration

One day.

Assessment and certification

Continuous assessment by trainer and successful candidates receive a St John Ambulance certificate, valid for 3 years, issued on successful completion of assessment.

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