Young first aider
This course provides a basic introduction
to first aid. The course gives students grounding in managing an
incident and the most commonly needed first aid skills.
Who is this suitable for?
Young people aged between seven and 16 in
schools and youth organisations.
What they will learn?
Basic life-saving first aid skills.
- Communication and casualty care
- Coping in an emergency
- Primary survey
- Recovery position.
- Bites and stings
- Bleeding (minor)
- Bleeding and shock
- Burns and scalds
- Foreign objects
- Bone, muscle and joint injuries
- Chest pains
- Electric shock
Assessment and certification
Continuous assessment by the
trainer. A St John Ambulance certificate, valid for three
years, is issued on successful completion of each part.
For further information please contact your local St John
Ambulance county headquarters by calling 08700 10 49