You would be prepared to
cope with emergencies in the community, at work and in the home.
As an event first aid volunteer, you could
help your community by:Providing first aid cover at large and small public
events such as music festivals, concerts, sports events and a wide variety of
Once you have acquired
sufficient event first aid experience, you would also have the option of
becoming a trainer to help in training up new volunteers by delivering first
aid training courses. We would provide you with the further training needed for
this additional role.
What skills and training do I need?
You do not need any previous
first aid skills.
We will train you in first
aid and the other skills needed and give you the knowledge and support you need
for this role.
You do need the desire to
learn, as well as a willingness to practise regularly plus the time and
availability to put your skills to use at events like those above once we have
You also need a mature, friendly approach to
other people and to be prepared to follow instructions