First Aid for Schools

Adult and child first aid for schools

This CPD-accredited course is designed for those working or volunteering in education settings such as nursery, primary and secondary schools.

The content provides a thorough basic understanding of the principles of first aid for emergencies that affect adults and children.
In addition to the following list, other first aid topics can be included via an interactive session at the end of the training course.

Training takes up to 4 hours, which can be split over 2 twilight sessions or as part of INSET training.

Adult and child first aid

Topics covered include;

  • Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Wounds and Bleeding (including nose bleeds)
  • Head Injuries
  • Choking
  • Shock
  • Burns and scalds

Candidates will be subject to continuous assessment by the trainer. A certificate is issued by RT Safety Training which is valid for 3 years.

This course has been approved for CPD.

Other first aid course options

Looking for the Emergency First Aid at Work course for adults?

Or perhaps the 12 hour Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid course?