PrelimFA – Preliminary First Aid (11-15 years old)

Designed to equip 11 to 15 year olds with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies.

Learn basic life support measures, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), as well as how to treat bleeding, burns, shock and unconscious or collapsed patients.

Target Audience:

Young people aged between 11 - 15 years.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Participants who complete this course will receive a Certificate of Completion

Learning Methods:

This is an introductory non-accredited course - there are no formal assessments.

Program Benefits:

  • Get an introductory knowledge of first aid principles
  • Have the skills and confidence to save a life
  • Learn CPR and how to use a defibrillator


  • First aid principles and priorities
  • Recognition of illness or injury
  • Recognition and management of the unconscious casualty
  • Principles of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Recognition and management of the victim of choking, asthma or epilepsy
  • Shock
  • Bleeding control
  • Wound Care
  • Pressure bandage
  • Burns and scalds
  • Soft tissue injuries and fractures
  • Bites, stings and poisons

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