First aid and health and safety at work


The British Red Cross is one of the UK's leading first aid training providers, offering first aid and health and safety courses for the workplace. We have over 35 years’ experience of delivering first aid courses, and train over 120,000 people every year from venues across the UK.

A wide range of courses

We offer a wide range of first aid and health and safety courses to help you keep your staff safe at work, including:

  • one-day and three-day first aid at work courses
  • a two-day first aid at work requalification course
  • a half-day first aid annual first aid skills update
  • fire safety and moving and handling courses.

We can even tailor courses to your specific needs – contact us to find out how we can help you.

Account managed service

If your organisation has regular training needs or you need to organise training across a number of locations, our Key Account service could save you money and time.

Key Account customers enjoy benefits including a dedicated account manager, competitive pricing and discounts, tailor-made courses, flexible booking and invoicing options, and a bespoke online learning and training portal.

Over 100,000 UK customers

We are the chosen first aid training provider for over 100,000 UK customers, including a variety of public and private sector clients, small businesses and multi-national enterprises.

What’s more, we have a customer satisfaction rating of 99 per cent (based on 2016 delegate feedback).

Our commitment to quality and standards

We’re acknowledged by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) as a standard setter for first aid at work. Our courses meet and exceed the HSE’s criteria for what is expected of training providers, including the qualifications expected of trainers and assessors, monitoring and quality assurance systems, teaching and standards of first aid practice, and syllabus content and certification.

We also hold the ISO 9001:2015 and Investors in People Gold standards which demonstrate our commitment to delivering quality first aid and health and safety training.

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