With the introduction of the Life orientation subject at school, there is a need not only to provide students with certificates but also essential skills they can carry with them for the rest of their lives. At First on Scene we have recognized that First Aid training provides both of these requirements and provides the school with qualified First Aiders for sports events, social events and mass casualty incidents.

  • Advantageimages.jpegs to the Student
  1. A valid certificate to meet their Life orientation requirements
  2. 40 hours of community service can be completed at the school on medical standbys
  3. A valid certificate students can put on their university application forms should they wish to study in the medical field (Doctors, paramedics, physiotherapi
  4. st, occupational therapists, sports therapists etc.)
  5. An introduction into medicine may help them with future career choices
  • Advantages to the School
  1. School meets its’ Life orientation requirements
  2. School will have qualified First Aiders available for up to two years
    before they matriculate
  3. School can send different teachers on the course every year,
    making sure staff training is up to date
  4. School can use First Aiders for all sports and social events
  • Advantages to the Parents
  1. Each household will have at least one family member trained for
    emergencies in the home or while on holiday
  2. Parents won’t have to source an outside course for their child
    to attend for university entrance requirements
  3. Reduced course cost


  • Course info:

Duration: 14 hours (2 days)

Department of Labour Level 1 First Aid