Category: First Aid Training

The Recovery Position
First Aid Training

Why The Recovery Position Saves Lives

The Recovery Position is a vital first aid technique used to safeguard an unconscious but breathing individual. By carefully placing them on their side, this position helps maintain an open airway, allowing for clear breathing and preventing the inhalation of fluids like saliva, blood, or vomit which could lead to choking or aspiration.

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gauze bandage
First Aid Training

How to apply a First Aid Dressing

Knowing how to apply a first aid dressing is a vital skill, as not all wounds heal the same way. From minor scrapes to severe burns, each injury requires a specific approach. First Aid kits should be stocked with gauze bandages and specialised dressings, avoiding materials like cotton wool that can complicate the wound.

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Drowning
First Aid Training

Drowning: First Aid Steps

Drowning is a quick and often silent occurrence that can happen even in the shallowest of waters. This blog aims to shed light on essential

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