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First Aid for Cyclists

First aid for all cycle users

First Aid for Cyclists at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 4 hours and 21 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Follows latest UK Resuscitation and ERC guidelines
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • Course manual available in the following languages: English, Spanish, Polish, Russian and Arabic
£24.95 + VAT

Sample Video: Introduction to Cycle First Aid

Cyclists are at an increased risk of accidents and are more likely to stop at another accident. When dealing with a cycling accident, there is also the risk of being hit by another vehicle. This course is aimed at all cyclists, whether you race or use your cycle in town. This course covers basic life support skills and the specific problems that are faced by cyclists. The course can be taught locally or at your local cycle club.

The course covers the issues that are likely to be found by cyclists at all levels.

All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements.

  • Professional cyclists and teams
  • Cycle clubs
  • Cycle associations
  • Families
  • Schools
  • Colleges

This course comes with 6.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 4 hours and 21 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

  • Introduction to Cycle First Aid
    • Fears of first aid
    • Asking permission to help
    • Scene Safety
    • Chain of Survival
    • DRAB and the ABCDs
    • Initial Assessment and the Recovery Position
    • Road safety
    • Barriers - gloves and face shields
    • Initial assessment
    • ID Tags and Bracelets
  • Cardiac problems
    • Adult CPR introduction
    • Adult CPR
    • One rescuer CPR
    • Chest compressions only
    • CPR Handover
    • Drowning
    • AED Introduction
    • Child CPR
    • Child CPR Breakdown
    • CPR hand over to a second rescuer
  • Heart Attack and Stroke
    • Stroke
    • Heart Attack
    • Heart Attack Position
    • Aspirin and the Aspod
  • Choking Management
    • Adult Choking
    • Child Choking
  • Bleeding Control
    • Types of Bleeding
    • Serious Bleeding
    • Embedded Objects
    • Plasters
    • Minor Injuries
    • Other Types of Injury
  • Dealing with Injuries
    • Secondary Care Introduction
    • Strains and Sprains (RICE)
    • Adult Fractures
    • Splints
    • Dislocated Shoulders and Joints
    • Head Injuries and treatment
    • Head Injury
    • Spinal Injury
    • Spinal Recovery Position
    • Eye Injuries
    • Embedded objects in the eye
    • Burns and Burns Kits
    • treating a burn
    • Treating a Burn with Cling Film
    • Chest injury
  • First Aid Plus Student Manual Version V7.0 - 2015 guidelines with ERC first aid changes
  • Polish Student Manual - Pierwsza Pomoc w Pracy Ksiazka studenta V7.0 - 2015 guidelines
  • Russian Student Manual V7.0
  • EmergencySMS service leaflet
  • Adult CPR Flowchart
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Anatomy and Physiology Human Body Picture Reference Book Student Manual V7.0
  • Asthma UK weblink
  • CAT Tourniquet instruction leaflet
  • Celox haemostatic leaflet
  • Celox leaflet on haeostatic dressings
  • Child CPR Flowchart
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Dechoker Leaflet - for emergency choking treatment
  • EpiPen Guide
  • EpiPen Patient information leaflet
  • EpiPen instruction leaflet
  • EpiPen patient information sheet
  • Epilepsy Action leaflet
  • Epilepsy and education – information for parents leaflet
  • Epilepsy facts and figures leaflet
  • Epilepsy in Action Leaflet (register on www.epilepsy.org.uk)
  • First Aid Student Manual - Welsh
  • First Responder Care Essentials Book on Amazon
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • How to register to call EMS by text
  • How to use Celox Haemstatic gauze
  • How to use Celox gauze
  • How to use Celox granules
  • How to use the Dechoker in emergency choking treatment poster
  • Infant CPR Flowchart
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Jext Product Data Sheets
  • Jext patient Information Sheet
  • LifePoint AED Leaflet - Full feature for just £795 plus VAT
  • Lifepac CR2 AED Data Sheet
  • Link to HeadSmart website
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • NHS Choices Web link
  • Personal Medical Information Sheet
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Tourniquet Instructions leaflet
  • UK Resus Council 2015 Guidelines updated 2015 Link
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Web link to the Joint Epilepsy Council website