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Basic First Aid

Basic First Aid training for anyone

Basic First Aid at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 3 hours and 15 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Follows latest UK Resuscitation and ERC guidelines
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • 100% online or add a skill session with a certified instructor
£24.95 + VAT

Sample Video: Basic First Aid Course Overview

Basic First Aid is aimed where training is needed that does not comply with HSE rules but does cover first aid subjects with no set minimum time requirements making it a flexible course for all. The course covers primary and some secondary skills allowing the flexibility to add extra subjects where needed. This course does not cover workplace training where the EFAW, FAW and Appointed Persons course is better suited.

All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015.

  • Teachers
  • Teaching Assistants
  • School receptionists
  • Individuals wanting basic First Aid
  • Supplementing existing training
  • Refreshing training
  • Non workplace training

This course comes with 4.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 3 hours and 15 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Introductory First Aid Training
    • Fears of First Aid
    • Asking Permission to Help
    • Scene Safety
    • Chain of Survival
    • DRAB
    • Initial Assessment
    • Stop Think Act
    • Barriers
    • Face Shields
  • Cardiac Arrest
    • Adult CPR
    • Child CPR
    • CPR Hand Over
    • Compression Only CPR
    • AED Introduction
    • Heart Attack
  • Choking Training
    • Conscious Adult & Child Choking
    • Unconscious Adult & Child Choking
  • Bleeding Control
    • Types of Bleeding
    • Serious Bleeding
    • Embedded Objects
    • Minor Injuries
    • Applying Plasters
    • Other Types of Injury
  • Other medical conditions
    • Spinal Injury
    • Burns
    • Shock
    • Epilepsy
    • Adult Seizures
    • Allergic Reactions & Anaphylaxis
    • Stroke
    • Spinal Recovery Position
    • Burns and Burns Kits
    • Treating a burn with Cling film
    • Electrical injuries
    • Blisters
    • Fainting
    • Asthma
  • First Aid Plus Student Manual Version V7.0 - 2015 guidelines with ERC first aid changes
  • Polish Student Manual - Pierwsza Pomoc w Pracy Ksiazka studenta V7.0 - 2015 guidelines
  • EmergencySMS service leaflet
  • Adult CPR Flowchart
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Anatomy and Physiology Human Body Picture Reference Book Student Manual V7.0
  • Asthma UK weblink
  • CAT Tourniquet instruction leaflet
  • Child CPR Flowchart
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Dechoker Leaflet - for emergency choking treatment
  • Epilepsy Action leaflet
  • Epilepsy and education – information for parents leaflet
  • Epilepsy facts and figures leaflet
  • Epilepsy in Action Leaflet (register on www.epilepsy.org.uk)
  • EpiPen Guide
  • EpiPen Patient information leaflet
  • EpiPen patient information sheet
  • First Aid Student Manual - Welsh
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • How to register to call EMS by text
  • How to se the Dechoker in emergency choking treatment poster
  • How to use Celox Haemstatic gauze
  • Infant CPR Flowchart
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Jext patient Information Sheet
  • Jext Product Data Sheets
  • LifePoint AED Leaflet - Full feature for just £795 plus VAT
  • Link to HeadSmart website
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • NHS Choices Web link
  • Personal Medical Information Sheet
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Web link to the Joint Epilepsy Council website
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet

What People are Saying

“Easy to study from the comfort of my own home”

- Helen from Cheshire

“Found the basic First Aid course Very informative. I will recommend to others.”

- Anthony, Judo Coach from West Sussex