Basic first aid skills

Caring for someone can be a worry if the person you care for suddenly becomes ill or has an accident. This practical and interactive session will focus on life threatening conditions.

In this face-to-face session we will:

  • Inform you of how to safely approach a scene
  • Complete a casualty assessment, place someone in the recovery position and understand why we do it
  • Perform CPR and treat a choking casualty safely and effectively
  • Discuss common injuries; bleeds, fractures and burns
  • Give you time to ask Q&A’s