Welcome to our free online basic first aid course. Anyone can take this training online and learn more about lifesaving first aid. We provide this first aid training for no charge.
Simply work your way through our online first aid modules below, you will need to create a profile (register) and login if you haven’t already done so.
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Here are the modules for our online first aid course. You do not have to take them in a particular order, however if you are totally new to first aid it may help.
At the end of each module there is a first aid quiz where you can test your knowledge – enjoy! Once you’ve completed all the modules you can download a free first aid certificate.
Attention: You must be logged in to access the course material. If you don’t have an account then please register
Introduction to first aid
Introduction to first aid Unit 1
Why learn first aid?
Aims of first aid
End of module 1 quiz
The unconscious casualty
How to help someone who is unconscious Unit 1
The primary survey: DRAB
Unconscious and breathing: the recovery position
Unconscious and not breathing: CPR
End of module 2 quiz
Blood loss and shock
First aid for blood loss and shock Unit 1
End of module 3 quiz
Burns and scalds
First aid for burns and scalds Unit 1
Classification of burns
Treatment of burns
End of module 4 quiz
Please remember to mark all the modules as completed otherwise you will not be able to download your basic first aid certificate. Modules marked as completed will have a green tick next to them above. If you experience any problems please visit our help pages.
Advanced online first aid course
Completed the above course? Why not check out our new free online advanced first aid course. This course will build upon the training and content in the basic first aid course above and will help develop your knowledge of topics such as:
- Medical conditions
- Minor injuries
- Patient assessment
- Clinical observations
- The roles and responsibilities of a first aider
As always you will receive a free first aid certificate once you complete the advanced course.