A class of secondary school pupils learning first aid

First aid courses for Key Stage 3 pupils

Senior First Aid - 1 day

This full day of first aid activity meets the recommendations from the Department for Education:

  • basic treatment for common injuries,
  • life saving skills including how to administer CPR, the purpose of defibrillators and when one might be needed.

Module 1

  • Communication and casualty care
  • Calling for emergency help
  • Primary survey
  • Recovery position
  • Chest pain
  • Adult and child resuscitation (CPR)
  • How to use a defibrillator

Module 2

  • Choking
  • Minor bleeding
  • Severe bleeding
  • Shock
  • Bone, muscle, and joint injuries

Senior First Aid - half day (3 hours)

Senior First Aid - introduction (2 hours)

First aid courses for Key Stage 4 pupils

 

Senior Plus First Aid - 1 day

This full-day course meets the recommendations from the Department for Education:

  • basic treatment for common injuries
  • life saving skills including how to administer CPR, the purpose of defibrillators and when one might be needed.

Module 1:

  • Role of a first aider
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Primary survey
  • Recovery position
  • Chest pain
  • Adult and child resuscitation (CPR)
  • How to use a defibrillator

Module 2:

  • Choking
  • Minor bleeding
  • Severe bleeding
  • Shock
  • Bone, muscle, and joint injuries

Senior Plus First Aid - half day (3 hours)

Senior First Aid - introduction (2 hours)

One-hour taster sessions for Key Stage 3 and 4

All taster sessions cover:

  • Communication and casualty care
  • Calling for emergency help
  • Primary survey

You can then choose one additional topic from the options below:

  • Recovery position
  • How to do CPR and how to use a defibrillator
  • Minor and severe bleeding
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Choking
  • Seizures
  • Head injuries
  • Burns and scalds

The minimum booking is two hours, so, for example, you could book two one-hour taster sessions to run consecutively. We can do a maximum of five taster sessions in a single school day.

Book a course for your class

For more information on our student first aid courses and to book a trainer, please contact us below or call 0344 770 4800 (option 4).