Essential Life Skills for Children

Who’s this course for?

The Flat Stan First Aid work shops have been specifically designed for children aged 4 yrs to 11yrs.

The aim of the work shop is to teach our younger children vital and essential life skills.  These skills are delivered in an enriching and fun way with participation encouraged although it is not essential.

The work shops will provide the children with the skills and knowledge to recognise a variety of first aid situations and how to deal with them and summons help.

The workshops are intended to be fun and enriching for both the children and the trainer.

Key Facts

Duration:  The work shops are approximately 75 minutes in duration including an awards ceremony.

Teaching first aid meets a range of National Curriculum requirements including early learning goals, key stage 1, 2, 3 and 4.

Course Availability

We can run this course at your venue or you can join one of our open courses at a variety of venues across the UK

What our syllabus covers

  • When and how to call 999

    How to check if someone is breathing.

    How to help someone who is choking.

    The theory of how to deliver chest compressions using the Flat Stan manikins.

    How to deal with burns.

    How to deal with a bleeding casualty.

    How to deal with a nose bleed.

    Have fun with bandages and slings.

    Awards presentation.

Notes for parents, guardians and responsible adults

By selecting a Flat Stan First Aid work shop you can be confident that it is being delivered by an approved trainer.

Every child’s attendance is recognised by being presented with a Flat Stan First Aid guide and Flat Stan sticker

The course content and material has been prepared with due diligence.