Delivered though interactive and engaging sessions, our qualified tutors will ensure all pupils have the opportunity to take part in practical activities which include the use of CPR manakins and trainer AED’s.
A number of role play scenarios will help embed understanding of danger of how to contact and communicate effectively with the emergency services. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions of our knowledgeable trainers, they will be more than willing to answer!
Now an essential part of the school curriculum, the topics we cover include:
- Keeping yourself safe/assessing danger
- Recognising signs and symptoms
- Know what to do in an emergency
- Giving first aid in different situations
- Focus on: Burns; Bleeds; Breaks; Choking; Unresponsive person; Asthma; CPR
Watch the video to see a class in action.
Trust the stats
150,000 people die each year in the UK in situations where first aid could make a difference. – Source: St. John’s Ambulance (2010)
The below stats from the Red Cross highlight why we need to ensure all children have access to high quality, first aid training. Someone’s life might just depend on it…
of UK adults would not be able to save lives in first aid emergencies
of adults lack the knowledge to act if someone was unresponsive
of people lack the knowledge to act if someone was bleeding heavily
said they lack the knowledge to act if a baby was choking