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Cookson First Aid making Heart Safe Communities

Cookson First Aid is really excited to be working with The British Heart Foundation, St John Ambulance and the Resuscitation Council UK on...

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Cookson First Aid at Moss Side Millennium Powerhouse

This week our fantastic trainer Ric delivered a training course at the Powerhouse in Moss Side for a group of home schooled young...

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Cookson First Aid at Manchester Youth Zone

We had a brilliant session at Manchester Youth Zone this week, thank you to Regen.ME.UK and Manchester Jubilee Young Champions for joining in...

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Cookson First Aid is partnering with The Prince’s Trust.

After launching at their Ancoats centre in November, we are really proud to start delivering our training with The Prince’s Trust. We have...

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Image shows a person’s arm holding a baby manikin, demonstrating what to do if a baby is choking.

Cookson First Aid child and baby courses launching this February

We are launching our free child and baby first aid courses for parents. The courses will cover emergency first aid, CPR, common choking...

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Blue Sci Trafford become life savers with Cookson First Aid

Training with Blue Sci Trafford’s brilliant volunteer team was a lively, fun session. This organisation takes a personalised approach to support people who...

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We bring our training to you!

Our first session of the year was training the wonderful volunteers at the Wai Yin Welcome Centre in Cheetham Hill. Wai Yin Society...

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A message from our Founder, Oliver Cookson

A message from our Founder, Oliver Cookson ‘I believe learning how to save a life is an essential skill that everyone should know....

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Meet the Cookson First Aid team

Ric Smith is our amazing First Aid Manager. ​​​​​​ Ric joined us in October, having previously served in the Queen’s Guard Regiment and...

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Our first Cookson First Aid graduates!

Launch of Cookson First Aid In November we launched our brand new first aid training courses, where you can learn to save a...

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