Young Lifesaver Award

Young Lifesaver Award

This course is designed for school children from Year 5 to Years 10 and as part of their PSHE and Citizenship curriculum in Key Stages.

Courses can be delivered at your School or Youth Centre.

Course contents:

  • Primary Survey
  • Recovery Position
  • Calling 999
  • Rescue Breaths
  • CPR
  • Choking
  • Bleeding/Shock
  • Fractures


The courses would be tailored to the group and their abilities with the intention of awarding them with a Young Life Savers Award certificate.  

The Young Lifesavers Award is not only a useful skill that helps to teach young people to save and preserve someone’s life, but it also helps to promote Confidence, Teamwork, Communication skills and Listening Skills. 

Total Course Time: 2 x 2 hour sessions (9am - 3pm approx)

Costs: £215 + vat (up to 30 children with TA or Class teacher present

Costs include certificates for up to 30 pupils

Requirements: One classroom is required and flip chart stand 

First Aid Training Services has been in the following schools this year 2013-14; 

Hitchmead SEN School – Sunnyside SEN School - Bedfordshire, The Usher Junior School – Lincolnshire, Bushmead Primary School,  Huntingdon Junior School, Spaldwich Primary School,  Shirley Community School, Sawtry Community College,  Colville Primary School, Brington Junior School,  Barton Junior School, Teversham C of E Primary, Queen Edith Primary School, St Mary's Girls School, Over Primary School, Great Staughton Primary School- Cambridgeshire.

Feedback from Chris Year 6

Feedback from Maryam Year 6

Feedback from Anna Year 6

“Training children in first aid isn’t just about learning a life saving skill. It can also boost a child's self-esteem, encourage teamwork and improve children’s communication skills.  It also provides an opportunity for children to engage with voluntary work in their local community".

Hugh Williams - Director of Training