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Young peoples emergency first aid skills

This course has been devised to give young people the skills to deal with an emergency situation that they may come across in day to day life.

Dealing with the unknown can be a traumatic experience for adults and young people alike, and this short course will help by preparing a young person with the knowledge and practical skills to help in an emergency until the arrival of emergency services.

It is run over the course of 4 weeks, and each session lasts 1 hour.

All 4 sessions must be completed  - certification of attendance on completion

Ideal for ages 8+

Course content

Week 1

  • About first aid

  • Keeping safe

  • Getting help

  • Primary survey

  • CPR

Week 3

  • Bleeding

  • Types of wound

  • Bandaging

  • Shock

  • Fainting

Week 2

  • Secondary survey

  • Recovery Position

  • Reasons for unconsciousness

  • Epilepsy

  • Diabetes

Week 4

  • General first aid

  • Burns

  • Choking

  • Stings

  • Sprains & Strains

  • Asthma

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