be able to recognise the signs and symptoms of a minor and severe head injury, and give initial first aid treatment
Head injuries in adults
All head injuries are potentially serious because they may damage the brain. A head injury may cause damage to the brain tissue, a skull fracture or an injury to the spine or neck. Learn what to do.
Most headaches aren’t serious, however some headaches can be a sign of more serious conditions. Find out what to look for and what to do.
Key Stage first aid lesson plans
Download our free first aid lesson plans and teaching resources for Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, and Key Stage 4.