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Duke of Edinburgh First Aid

First Aid as a 'Skill' as part of the DofE Bronze Silver or Gold Awards


New courses commencing at your School or College each academic term.


Delivered on site after school weekly during term time


Eight classroom sessions lasting 90 minutes plus 2 independent sessions over the school trimester


On site training available in schools and colleges in Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Bedfordshire

  • Classroom


    Duration: 8 lessons over 3 months.

    Price: £85 per learner

  • Blended


    Price: Free Student First Aid On Line course

About this course

A first aid programme specifically designed with D of E students in mind.

Caters for the squeamish without omitting important skills and takes into consideration the sensitive and potentially serious nature of the subject.

This program will unravel why, as well as when and how to use first aid. 

Students will grow in confidence and finish with a set of invaluable skills that will remain with them forever.

At the end of this course students will receive Certified CPD Statement as well as a Certificate, Wallet Card, Student Manual and access to update refresher videos thus ensuring their knowledge remains current.

Teaching Methods and Assessment

Skills are assessed by observation, practical exercises and some short multiple-choice theory exercises.

Each student will have their own online module with Video based learning that they can complete. Students are able to grasp concepts at their own pace, repeat subjects if required and learn through test remediation and feedback.

Each Student will partake in engaging, fun and memorable activities.

  • Interactive exercises and quizzes
  • Expedition Roll Play. Simulation of cuts, embedded objects and other injuries
  • Practical exercises such as applying dressings, bandaging and slings
  • Use of Infant, child and adult manikins for CPR Skills assessments
  • Use of a defibrillator trainer that simulates a range of different scenarios
  • Choking Vest (simulates choking)
  • Training aids for diabetes and anaphylaxis
  • Use of a dog manikin for Pet first aid and CPR

Click on the image below to begin your day 1 online training now. You will be directed to our ProTrainings on line learning portal. The Bridge first Aid is a ProTrainings Approved Centre. Centre number 90211

Free First Aid for School Children


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Learning outcomes

Students will also gain awareness of the contributions and responsibilities played by organisations such as the St Johns Ambulance, The Red Cross and Head Smart and their place in society.


  • Introduction to first aid and keeping safe
  • Prevention of accidents and keeping safe in an emergency
  • Recovery Position and CPR (unconscious but breathing, not breathing)
  • Adult, children and babies and the differences when delivering first aid.
  • The chain of survival
  • Defibrillators and how they work
  • Choking
  • Heart attack and stroke, and why they occur
  • Serious bleeding and shock
  • Broken bones
  • Back Injuries
  • Allergic reaction
  • Asthma and breathing problems
  • Seizures and epilepsy
  • Treating pets
  • Mental Health Awraeness and basic first aid
  • Panic attacks vs cardiac arrest
  • General anxiety disorders
  • Depression, suicidal thoughts and self harm
  • The First Aid Kit

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Professional helpful service with a transparent fair pricing policy. Choose from a convenient selection of scheduled public course dates or in house group delivery. Onsite training or comfortable venues with free parking provided. Bespoke tailored syllabus available. Online e learning or blended courses. Replacement certificate and manual. Free guidance on appropriate accreditation, health and safety legislation and first aid risk assessment. Pet or canine first aid. Schools first aid. Mental Health in the workplace training. Paediatric first aid. Anaphylaxes auto injector, Epipen training. Defibrillator (AED) training. First aid for schools. First aid for healthcare professionals. Annual refresher or requalification course. Babysitting or sports first aid and more...  

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