'With St John Ambulance I have achieved so much.
It’s made me a more motivated person. It’s taught me to aim high.'
– Rebecca Cruxton
Our youth programmes give young people the
opportunity to learn first aid alongside other important life
skills. They operate throughout England.
To find out more about our activities for
young people, contact
our regional offices to find your nearest unit.
Badgers (Ages 7-10)
Our fun and adventurous Badger Setts are
packed with activities for children so they can learn important
life skills in an exciting and safe environment.
At Cadets it's all about fun, community and
developing your skills. You can learn first aid,
earn your Grand Prior Award and volunteer within your
Find out about the costs involved and how we
look after our young people.
If you’re at university, you can join a first
aid society. Student first aid societies offer a great opportunity
to meet new people, provide first aid services and become more
involved with your university community.
Youth projects: RISE (Ages
RISE is a community programme aimed at
training young people who are not in employment, education or
Find resources to teach first aid to your
class, or contact one of our regional training teams to arrange
aid training for pupils in your school.