British Red Cross - first aid training


Why learn first aid?

Red Cross Training first aid course

Learning first aid can help you feel more prepared and able to cope in an emergency situation. For businesses, it can also help manage risks and reduce time lost due to illness or injury.

You never know when you might need to help a colleague, friend, family member, or even someone you don't know; we think everyone should have the skills and confidence to act in an emergency.

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Why train with us?

Workplace learning

Our first aid and health and safety training supports the British Red Cross' aim to save lives, prevent and reduce suffering, and increase people's wellbeing and resilience. All operating surplus from first aid training goes into our Charity Fund.

By choosing us to provide your training, you are helping us achieve our vision of a world where everyone gets the help they need in a crisis.

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Buy an AED, get free accessories

AED accessory pack

From 26 October – 31 December 2017, buy a HeartSine® samaritan® PAD 500P, 360P or 350P defibrillator and receive a free accessory pack worth over £150:

  • User manual, quick reference card and instructional DVD
  • "AED" and "How to use a defibrillator" wall signs
  • Internal wall cabinet
  • AED prep kit

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