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First Aid for Teachers


First Aid for Teachers is designed for teachers to have a basic understanding of first aid techniques for conditions that they may encounter when looking after children.  The course covers primary and secondary care skills.

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

  • Teachers
  • Social workers
  • Teaching assistants
  • Club leaders
  • The role and responsibilities of the first aider 
  • Managing an emergency situation
  • The importance of communication
  • Casualty care 
  • Initial assessment 
  • Allergic reaction and the use of auto-injectors
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding management
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries 
  • Burns 
  • Choking adult, child and infant
  • Head injuries 
  • Seizures 
  • CPR adult, child and infant
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Minor injuries including nose bleeds