British Red Cross First Aid workshops
Year 8 students have recently taken part in a series of workshops with the British Red Cross, with the aim of ensuring that all our students have the skills to save a life.
The workshops have helped Increase the number of our students who might be willing to help in an emergency. It has also improved their understanding of health issues and how to care for themselves. First aid education also develops a young person’s self-confidence, self-esteem and ability to cope with emergencies, as well as an understanding of risks with evidence showing that disadvantaged students are less likely to have the opportunity to engage in enrichment experiences.