Providing first aid cover for your event
First aid at events isn’t just a legislative
requirement. It can be the difference between a life lost and a
Our first aid services are relied upon at thousands of events
every year. We are on hand at events across the country, from major
sporting fixtures (including Wimbledon, Premier League matches, the
London Marathon and horse racing meets) to music festivals,
carnivals, exhibitions and expos, air shows, horticultural shows
and county fairs.
Our resources include:
- • the largest fleet of Cycle Responder units in Europe, often
arriving first on the scene in a crowded situation
- • companion cars and mobile treatment units for large
- • resilient radio communications and mobile command
- • mobile treatment centres and field hospitals
- • a nationwide fleet of professionally-equipped ambulances
- • the latest equipment, including oxygen therapy,
defibrillators, carry chairs and stretchers.
St John Ambulance is registered with and regulated by the Care
Quality Commission. We are a trusted partner of the NHS and are
proud of our reputation for the provision of safe, high quality
Get first aid cover for your event
Online enquiry form
We will need to know the following information:
- • Date and time
- • Venue/location
- • Type of event
- • Numbers attending/participating
- • Any special requirements.
Once we have received your information, we will carry out a risk
assessment and quote you for the level of cover we recommend.
The more notice you can give us, the more likely it is that we
will be able to provide cover for your event. Large events often
need planning beginning up to 12 months in advance.
If you’re in the early stages of planning your event and don’t
have all of the information above,
contact your local St John Ambulance events team and we’ll
talk you through your options.
Online enquiry form
For further information, please call 08700 10 49 50*
contact your local St John Ambulance events
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