First Aid Basics Training for Schools and Academies

First Aid Basics Training for Schools and Academies

This First Aid Basics in an Education setting is created in line with national guidance to give all members of staff a basic knowledge of first aid to react to an incident if required.

Co-authored by Dr Gwyn Williams and our Safeguarding specialists, the course covers scenarios that may occur in an educational setting and highlights the most appropriate course of action in each case, giving all staff the confidence to react if required.

What is covered in this course?

  • An introduction to first aid in educational settings
  • Nose Bleeds
  • Insect Bites/Stings
  • Limb Injury
  • Electric Shock
  • Sunburn
  • Burns
  • Low Blood Sugar – Hypoglycaemia
  • Asthma Attack
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Drowning
  • Head Injury
  • Eye Injury
  • Seizures
  • Wounds
  • Choking
  • Stroke
  • Recovery Position
  • Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Our training is applicable to the following educational settings: Primary Schools, Primary Academies, Secondary Schools, Secondary Academies, Private Nurseries, Maintained Nurseries, Public Schools, Free Schools, Pupil Referral Units, and SEND Schools.

Training is advised for the following roles:

  • All Staff and Volunteers

The Admin dashboard

Our system requires no complicated setup. From the Admin Dashboard simply copy and send an invitation email to your staff with the login details for your school or academy. Once your staff commence training, all progress, results and CPD certificates are presented in the Admin Dashboard as evidence of training.

The Training site

Staff complete a course via any PC, Mac, Smartphone or Tablet. Each course is made up of an engaging multimedia presentation created using 3D animation, comprehensive course notes and a fully tracked multiple-choice assessment. On completion, staff can view and print their CPD accredited certificate.

All courses are kept up-to-date with any changes in legislation or policy ensuring practice in your school or academy is compliant with current requirements.

Time to complete course

Approximately 1 hour

Course Video duration

35 minutes

CPD points

  • Provides a training audit trail to evidence compliance with statutory requirements on inspection
  • Stores CPD certificates for future access
  • Fully CPD accredited

Includes access to selected Safeguarding Webinars.

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Pricing and how to buy

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