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Schools first aid

This course covers emergency situations common in the school environment and is therefore ideal for teachers and other school support staff.

Who should attend?

Teachers and school ancillary staff.

What they will learn?

First aid procedures pertinent to a school environment.

Course content

  • Burns and scalds

  • Control of bleeding

  • Resuscitation - as appropriate for age group

  • Incident management

  • Miscellaneous conditions

  • Treatment of unconscious casualty.

Course duration

six hours.

Assessment and certification

Continuous assessment by trainer and a St John Ambulance certificate, valid for 3 years, is issued on successful completion of assessment.