Course overview

This specialized Basic First Aid course is tailored for individuals with learning difficulties who may be responsible for their own well-being or the well-being of family members. Focusing on minor injuries and everyday health concerns, this course aims to empower participants with the knowledge and skills to handle common injuries and health issues within a family context.

Course description

Welcome to "Basic First Aid" – a dynamic and interactive course designed for adults with learning difficulties who want to take charge of their well-being and create a safe haven for themselves and their families. This unique program dives into the essentials of first aid, focusing on everyday scenarios and minor injuries that may arise in the family setting.

In this empowering journey, participants will discover practical strategies to handle common health concerns, turning potential challenges into opportunities for growth and self-sufficiency. We believe that everyone, regardless of ability, deserves the tools and knowledge to confidently respond to minor injuries and promote a safer, healthier lifestyle within their family.

Our engaging lessons cover everything from basic wound care and dressing changes to managing minor burns, bruises, and sprains. We'll explore the world of insect bites and allergic reactions, equipping you with the skills to provide immediate relief. Learn simple techniques for pain relief and gain insights into creating personalized family first aid plans that suit your unique needs.

But this course is more than just practical skills – it's about empowerment and fostering a sense of independence. We'll delve into healthy living practices, discussing the importance of safe and proper administration of common over the counter medication, and mental well-being. Together, we'll create an atmosphere where you and your family thrive, armed with

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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