This is a short 3hr course but covers the essential skills for life saving first aid. It can be adapted to suit each group depending on your area of work. This is a great course for community groups and young people.

We can come and deliver this course at your work setting where you will have the flexibility of starting the course as early as you would like or alternatively you can request a later start on a date of your choice that suits you and your staff.

Each student will receive colourful, comprehensive information sheets and a certificate that will be valid for 3 years.

Assessment: You will be required to successfully complete a short multiple choice paper and will be assessed on your practical skills to qualify for your certificate.

This First Aid course has a mix of theory and practical elements. You will be required to kneel on the floor for some of the practical elements.

If you have any concerns about your ability to complete this element please contact us to discuss.

This course is most suited to:

This is a basic course designed for those without any previous knowledge of first aid and is ideal for those who wish to gain basic skills in emergency first aid.

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What people say about this course

The course was good and brilliant and managed to cover the important elements of First Aid. The trainer was excellent and knows his stuff. Very educational.
Villeo Soon, The Welcome People

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2018

What people say about this course

Ben was excellent at helping all students of various confidence and skills. A thoroughly enjoyable 3 hours. Thank you.
Shane O'Sullivan, The Welcome People

Basic First Aid Awareness in April 2018

What people say about this course

Very well performed with lots of humour.
Jannika Barker, St Marks Orthodontics

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

First Aid made fun!
Pam Carley, St Marks Orthodontics

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Very good trainer, kept me interested the whole way through. Made me feel more confident to use skills, but hopefully we will never have to!
Christina Whitehead, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Created a comfortable atmosphere and relaxing approach to learn. Thank you.
Alexandra Jones, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent trainer and delivery of knowledge.
Debbie Feast, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent course delivery and knowledge. Enjoyable and also fun.
Lesley Button, Eclipse Netball Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Vickie was very informative, and made the course as relevant to us as possible. Made the content as interesting and realistic as possible.
Olivia Phelan, Eclipse Netball Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Really good and informative.
Teresa Steingass, Eclipse Netball Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Very informative, learnt a lot. Good group working. I would recommend this course and tutor.
Pamela Blake, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent trainer.
Venise Williams, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2018

What people say about this course

I just wanted to say a massive thank you to Chris for yesterday’s First Aid Workshop – the girls absolutely loved it and didn’t want to leave!
Katie Palmer, Invicta Grammar School

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2018

What people say about this course

Fab session, very informative. Trainer was approachable and able to answer all questions. Engaging and helpful.
Abi Jones, Hutton Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent professional demonstrator - articulates well, includes all present. Very good.
Janet Button, Ladybirds

Basic First Aid Awareness in August 2018

What people say about this course

Vicky was very good. I enjoyed the course.
Hazel Williams, Ladybirds

Basic First Aid Awareness in August 2018

What people say about this course

Well presented. Very well done. Would recommend.
Dean Daniell, Ferns Group (1)

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2018

What people say about this course

Trainer was very supportive and gave us very helpful information which will definitely be useful in future. Many thanks!
Elizabeth Ellesbeck, Ferns Group Maidstone

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Direct and clear, No nonsense.
Liam Weekes, Ferns Group Maidstone

Basic First Aid Awareness in May 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent course giving me confidence to help in a medical emergency at our club.
Greg Jackson, ACA Archers

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent atmosphere - many thanks.
Ian Sharp, ACA Archers

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent course, really enjoyable.
Janice Davey, ACA Archers

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Concise and clear information given in a fun and interactive way involving all staff.
Kiran Simm, Baytree School

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Excellent delivery and pace. Made it enjoyable and fun.
Nicky Greatrex, Baytree School

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Neil was fab. Funny and explained everything very well. Neil delivered the course VERY well!
Natasha Richards, Baytree School

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

I thought the trainer was excellent and made this very enjoyable.
Debbie Jones, Baytree School

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Found the course really interesting and fun to learn.
Claire Thompson, Baytree School

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Found the course really interesting and fun to learn.
Claire Thompson, Baytree School (1)

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2018

What people say about this course

Very informative and to the point.
Manveer Sahota, Swingate Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

Great course, very clearly explained.
Rebecca Bell, Swingate Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

I've learnt a lot today. Thank you!
Parminder Gill, Swingate Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

I feel much more confident with administering First Aid.
Rachel Devine, Swingate Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

I feel I could put into practice what I have learnt today.
Helen Barker, Priory School

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

Trainer very good. Excellent.
Bryan Thomas

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

Excellent training, fantastic trainer, I now feel confident!
Christina Cole, Thomas Camera Services

Basic First Aid Awareness in January 2019

What people say about this course

Neil delivered the course very well, allowed people to ask questions and listened, all with good humour and patience!!
Marion Down, One Big Family

Basic First Aid Awareness in December 2018

What people say about this course

Great informative trainer.
Maxine Dews, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Very informative and well presented.
Liz Clarke, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Very confident, comical and informative. Relaxed atmosphere.
Janice O'Flaherty, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Fantastic calm manner - the course flew by. Great teacher. Thank you.
Rachael Jones, Brunswick House Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Very good course and well instructed.
Julian Smith, Kent Sports

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Vickie made the course really accessible and ensured that we feel confident to use our knowledge practically.
Erin Donovan, Kent Roller Girls

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Vickie was a great trainer, used many anecdotes and examples that helped us learn and made everyone feel at ease and confident to learn.
Joanne Wilson, Kent Roller Girls

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Very thorough and engaging. Trainer kept relating it back to our needs, making it specific to us.
Jenna Sharpe, Kent Roller Girls

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Vickie was a great trainer, put us at ease and grew our confidence to perform First Aid, able to answer any and all questions. Thank you!
Kiri Balderrama, Kent Roller Girls

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Great trainer, delivered in an easy to absorb way.
Kailey Hazeldene, Kent Roller Girls

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Very good, nice and concise - a refresher for me.
Colin Brown, Aero Legends

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Thank you Ben, very informative - I've learnt a lot!
Sally Pearce, Aero Legends

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

A superb course and trainer! Thank you.
Warren Moye, Aero Legends

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Very clear, polite. Found the course very helpful. Trainer got everyone involved which was nice.
Karla Lewin, Epsom Ortho (1)

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Andy was great, nice atmosphere on the course.
Nina Ward, Guildford Ortho (1)

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Fantastic trainer, great venue. Thank you.
Katie Slater, Guildford Ortho (1)

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Good interaction.
Courtney Jones, Cygnet Ortho

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Excellent day. Brilliantly presented and very informative. Hands on exercises have given me more confidence to use skills in a real life setting.
Leanne Daly, Weybridge Orthodontics

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

This course has been very beneficial, great trainer. I do wish that it was longer.
Debra Moses, Stockwell Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in February 2019

What people say about this course

Absolutely fabulous! Incredibly knowledgeable, interacted well with all staff and left us all feeling confident. Best decision we've made in changing providers - thank you.
Leigh Oliver, Identics

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Excellent course, lots of props. Very informative. Fantastic tutor.
Catherine Scott, Identics

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Vickie was very good at explaining every subject - been to many courses over the years and this one was fantastic.
Debbie Hatton, Identics

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Very professional, clear and easy to understand with a good depth of knowledge. Fantastic communication skills and a good sense of humour. Many thanks.
Paul Fox, Identics

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Excellent course. Well taught by Vickie. Very informative.
Neeshel Patel, Identics

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Really clear and useful. Much more confident.
Michael Thornton, Headcorn Airfield

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

A great first look at First Aid.
Robyn Boon

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Fantastic. Very insightful.
Imogen White

Basic First Aid Awareness in March 2019

What people say about this course

Great course.
JK, Worthing

Basic First Aid Awareness in April 2019

What people say about this course

I learnt new important information and skills to use.
Nesta Armstrong, Orthodontic Practice

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Really enjoyed it and feel I have refreshed my memory.
Pam Carley, St Marks

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Very personable, clear and knowledgeable - thoroughly enjoyed.
Claire Windsor, St Mark's Orthodontics

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Entertaining and easy going presentation. Time flew by!!
Jannika Barker, St Mark's Orthodontics

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Haven't done First Aid training in 30 years + but this course was very well-delivered and has given me confidence that was not there previously!
Leeanne Sadd, St Mark's Orthodontics

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Great delivery - engaging.
Learner 1

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Quite a few changes since last course so very up to date information.
Brian Cane

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Thought pace of course was good and kept me focused.
Sue Elam, Meopham Hockey Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Informative and well paced.
Amanda Blows, Meopham Hockey Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Very useful and helpful training course provided by excellent trainer.
Matthew Cornwell, Kent Sport

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Thank you so much to Pulse and Ben for such a fantastic First Aid Workshop last week – the Year 5 girls loved it!
K Palmer, Invicta Grammar School

Basic First Aid Awareness in June 2019

What people say about this course

Very easy to understand and made me feel comfortable.
Kerry O'Flaherty, Brunswick House

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Great and informative course. Thanks!
Louise Ford, Brunswick House

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

I gained a lot of knowledge and confidence from this course. The instructor was brilliant and encouraged all questions and comments, even questions I would have otherwise been nervous to ask.
Eleanor Berreen, Brunswick House

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

The course was really great, I really enjoyed it.
Riyaan Ali, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Really clear, lots of time for questions and practising, very reassuring and knowledgeable - thank you!
Isobel Penaliggan, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Ben was really interesting to listen to. Very practical advice. Thank you!
Amanda Burrows, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Really lovely and informative!
Alexa Akcakiryan, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Very well informed and informative with good level of information.
Shaneka McFarlane, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

I have updated my First Aid and feel confident with what I have learnt.
Tanice Sullivan, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Very good session. Would love to attend a refresher when certificate expires. This course made me more aware to help people in the public as well as close to me. Thanks!
Jasmine Burrell, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Great course, very informative. Feeling a lot more confident.
Marian McNab, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

The presenter demonstrated excellent knowledge of the subject with excellent practical demonstrations. I have a better understanding of how important First Aid is now.
Oluwafolakemi Aiyetigbo, Jessop Primary School

Basic First Aid Awareness in September 2019

What people say about this course

Was made to feel very relaxed and highly recommend this trainer anytime.
Paul Williams, Quarry

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Trainer was excellent.
Robert Martin, Wrotham

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Good refresher and update.
Claire Moore, Sport

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Very enjoyable and memorable.
Louise Milne, Kent Sport

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Very helpful providing extra support for my role as a teacher by giving a question sheet. Excellent humour throughout.
Ben Spurgeon, Shepherdswell CC

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Good rapport with the group. Relaxed yet informative.
Max Robinson, Shepherdswell CC

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Good fun course.
Alastair Coleman, Canterbury H C

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Very friendly and helpful. Made it fun.
Kelly Habgood

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Very good course, learn a lot!
Lucy Robinson, Invicta Deptford

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Really enjoyed!
Marianne Immanuel, Invicta

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Andy is a very professional trainer. Trainer went very smooth, funny and enjoyable.
Warda, Invicta Deptford

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Really helpful, good to know!
Michael Town, Ferns

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Very good teacher! Well explained.
Jon Laver, Ferns

Basic First Aid Awareness in October 2019

What people say about this course

Top course, top man, very easy understanding of First Aid.
Dan Faulkner, Forefront

Basic First Aid Awareness in November 2019

What people say about this course

Good course, relevant and well presented.
David Withers, Ocean Lake Tri Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in November 2019

What people say about this course

Very good all round - would recommend to others.
Trevor Wignall, Ocean Lake Tri Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in November 2019

What people say about this course

Helped to give confidence. Would feel able to use skills.
Stuart Hall, Ocean Lake Tri Club

Basic First Aid Awareness in November 2019

What people say about this course

Ben was very engaging and this course was delivered very well.
M Tillcock, Ferns

Basic First Aid Awareness in November 2019