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Over 5,000 life savers with Cookson First Aid

This month Cookson First Aid has reached an incredible milestone… we have officially trained 5,000 people to be life savers since our launch...

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Meet the team – A message from our CEO

The mission for Cookson First Aid is very simple, we want to save lives and empower people to feel prepared in an emergency...

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We are proud to launch our 2023 impact report.

Our first year of Cookson First Aid has been very special. This report captures some of the work we have done in 2023,...

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A new generation of life savers

At Cookson First Aid we are committed to making sure everyone has access to free first aid training. We believe that the earlier...

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Choose Cookson First Aid for your business training.

We now offer a range of accredited training courses, with all of the income we generate invested into our free first aid training...

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Our mission at Cookson First Aid is to save lives, we know sometimes that starts with a conversation

We believe mental health is a human right, and we are committed to tackling this as part of this month’s World Mental Health...

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Thank you Ric for one year at Cookson First Aid

Thank you so much to Ric for all his hard work in helping to build Cookson First Aid from the beginning, and training...

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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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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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