Every Monday a group of pupils gather to learn the basics of First Aid. This is an essential life skill offered as an activity, which the children have asked to take place for the last few years. I have recently completed a First Aid course for both Emergency First Aid and the use of an AED, and when chatting with the trainer, he was hoping that we could encourage all children to have the chance to not only learn about cuts and grazes but also how to place someone in the Recovery Position, as well as try CPD on the school ‘Ressusie Annie’.
The First Aid sessions have a simple outline which include practical, theory, discussion and watching the all important Operation Ouch on CBBC.
Over the following weeks the children will cover:
As each module is completed the link to it will become live so you can read and view what has been happening.