First aid clubs are a great way for your students to gain
practical, team work and leadership skills. They can also bring
together staff who wouldn’t usually work together and improve
relations between students and teachers.
Some clubs teach first aid through watching bite size videos at
breakfast clubs, others aim to offer more practical learning in
lunchtimes or afterschool. Some want to have a group of playground
first aiders who help out at lunch and break times.
Establishing a purpose for your club will give you something to
say to people when you ask them to get involved. For example:
These questions should help you develop an overarching aim for
your club that you can tell other people about.
Our youth programmes give young people
the opportunity to learn first aid alongside other important life