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Basic First Aid

This 1/2-day course is perfect for people looking for a general introduction to first aid. Not only will we teach you the most common illnesses and injuries suffered by adults, but for group bookings we can also tailor the course to meet your first aid needs.

Call us on 0845 678 5646, tell us what aspects of First Aid you want to learn, and we’ll design a course for you.

Who is it for?

Anyone wishing to gain a basic understanding of the principles of first aid.

What will you learn?

  • Manage an incident
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Provide first aid to a casualty with suspected chest pains
  • Manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • Manage a casualty who is in shock
  • Manage a casualty who is wounded and bleedingAED course feedback

How is it assessed?

Delegates are continually assessed by our highly experienced St John Ambulance Cymru trainers in line with current HSE guidelines.


Upon successful completion of this course, delegates will receive a St John Ambulance Cymru certificate, valid for 3 years.