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First aid stage 5

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What should you have in your first aid kit?

Find out with the first aid skills builder! Learn how to help others and what to do in an emergency. Stage 5 is recommended for Guides and Rangers.

Here's a taste of the activities you can look forward to trying at this stage. Ask your leader about all the things you'll need to do to earn this badge.

Broken wild - Usually in a medical emergency, you can get help easily. But what if you’re somewhere where it might take time for help to arrive? Find out what to do with broken bones in the wild.

RICE RICE baby - It’s easy to trip over and hurt yourself while you’re on an adventure or even at home. Explore what to do when it happens.

I hear you - When was the last time someone really listened to you? Explore how to listen and let someone know you care.

Shocking help - What can you do if someone is in cardiac arrest? Explore ways you can help and learn what an AED is.

Seizures support - Seizures are serious. Being prepared could save someone’s life, so practise how you can help.

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Ask your leader about the activities you need to do to complete this stage, and record your progress in your badge book.

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