How to earn your badge
You will need to take part in around two to three hours of training, which should be taught by an adult with relevant knowledge.
- Explain to your leader or another adult about how to call 999.
- Explain how you help someone who:
- is unconscious
- is unconscious and not breathing
- is bleeding
- has a burn
- has heat exhaustion
- has hypothermia
- is choking.
If you hold a first aid award covering this or a similar syllabus from a recognised first aid provider (such as the British Red Cross or St John Ambulance) you can automatically get this badge.