Lesson 8 - First Aid - Basic life support

Learning what to do if a casualty is unresponsive and breathing normally, including putting the person into the recovery position and seeking medical help

Before the lesson

Learning objective

  • To understand how to help someone who is unresponsive

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


Created by:
Kapow Primary, 
RSE & PSHE specialist