For the public

You can learn a range of life-saving skills at our courses for the general public.

First aid for baby and child

Recommended for parents, grandparents or those caring for children and/or babies. Learn what to do if a child or baby starts choking, becomes unresponsive or swallows something harmful. Includes training for medical emergencies such as meningitis and asthma.
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We also offer this course as two evening sessions.
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First aid for adult

This course teaches you how to deal with many common first aid situations affecting adults, including heart attacks, strokes and diabetic emergencies.
More information on first aid for adult courses

We also offer this course as two evening sessions.
More information on first aid for adult evening courses


To find out more about the first aid courses available in your area or to discuss your requirements, call 0344 412 2808 or use our find your nearest service and contact your local Red Cross office.