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.Basic Online First Aid Course

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.

Basic online first aid course

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Below 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 to start at the beginning.

At the end of each module there is a first aid quiz where you can test your knowledge. Once you’ve completed all the modules you can download a free first aid certificate.

Good luck and enjoy learning first aid!

By accessing this course you agree to the terms of our medical disclaimer. This is not a replacement for a practical first aid course

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Module 1 Introduction to First Aid
Unit 1 Why Learn First Aid?  
Unit 2 The Aims of First Aid  
Unit 3 Incident Management  
Unit 4 Infection Control  
Unit 5 End of module 1 quiz  
Module 2 The Unconscious Victim
Unit 1 The Primary Survey: DRAB  
Unit 2 The Recovery Position  
Unit 3 Introduction to CPR  
Unit 4 The Chain of Survival  
Unit 5 Performing Adult CPR  
Unit 6 Common CPR Mistakes  
Unit 7 Video: CPR in Action  
Unit 8 End of module 2 quiz  
Module 3 Bleeding and Shock
Unit 1 The Circulatory System  
Unit 2 Dealing With Major Bleeding  
Unit 3 Puncture Wounds  
Unit 4 Shock  
Unit 5 Minor wounds  
Unit 6 End of module 3 quiz  
Module 4 Burns and Scalds
Unit 1 Classification of burns  
Unit 2 Treatment of burns  
Unit 3 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 further your knowledge on topics such as:Advanced Online First Aid Course

  • 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.