Lesson 1: First Aid: emergencies and calling for help

Learning how to help in an emergency.

Before the lesson

Learning objective

  • To understand the role they can take in an emergency situation

Statutory guidance

Basic first aid

Pupils should know:

  • How to make a clear and efficient call to emergency services if necessary. 
  • Concepts of basic first-aid, for example dealing with common injuries, including head injuries.

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Main event

Glossary

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