Primary Schools 
 
Secondary Key Stages 3 - 5 
 
Act Fast Challenge at Home 
 

  Primary Schools   

The award-winning Act Fast Challenge for schools is an extremely fun and interactive half-day session teaching children important life-saving skills. 
It also covers many PSHE themes in terms of team work, risk assessment, keeping safe, empathy and taking action to name a few. 
 
As part of the challenge, students work through activities taking the roles of rescuers and casualties with lots or repetition and games allowing children to learn and apply a range of new skills. 
 
This is a flexible course and can be adapted to meet learner’s ability and needs. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
We cover a number of topics from the following: 
Safety in a first aid situation 
Recognise when a casualty is not fully alert 
When and how to call an ambulance 
How to move someone into a safe airway position 
Resuscitation CPR 
First aid for choking 
Treating wounds, bleeds and shock 
Nose bleeds, bruises and minor injuries 
Cost starts at £250 per 3 hour session or £400 for two sessions in one day. 
Discounts are also applied for larger group/multi-day bookings. 
Students receive an Act Fast Challenge certificate of completion and the school receives the Act Fast Challenge Graphic to display on your social media and website to celebrate you’ve completed the challenge and have a school of lifesavers. Contact us to book for key Stage 1 sessions. 

  Secondary Key Stages 3 - 5   

Is your school ready to take on the award-winning Act Fast Challenge? 
This challenge has been designed for young people and is a highly engaging, practical and interactive half-day session teaching vital life-saving skills. There are lots of games and opportunities for students to learn and apply their skills in a range of scenarios throughout the day.  
 
It also covers many PSHE themes as the activities also enable young people to demonstrate leadership skills, working as part of a team, risk assessment in different situations keeping themselves and others safe, consent and responsibility as well as showing empathy and compassion for others. 
 
The sessions can be delivered per class or for larger year groups and we are highly skilled at delivering sessions with large groups. This is a flexible course and can be adapted to meet the group's abilities and needs. 
 
We cover a number of topics from the following: 
Minimising risk in an emergency situation, recognising dangers and keeping self and others safe 
Calling emergency services, texting 999, unlocking phones and WhatsWords App 
Consent and safeguarding 
Accident procedures and safe airway positions 
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and use of a defibrillator 
Dealing with choking 
·reatment for bleeding and shock 
First aid for burns 
Appropriate first aid kit use 
First aid for panic attacks and fainting 
In addition to this, we can also include anaphylaxis awareness, use of adrenaline auto-injector pens and first aid for asthma and diabetes (extra time may be needed for this). 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cost starts at £10 per student. 
Discounts are also applied for larger group bookings. 
Students receive an Act Fast Challenge certificate of completion and the school receives the Act Fast Challenge Graphic to display on your social media and website to celebrate you’ve completed the challenge and have a school of lifesavers. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

  Act Fast Challenge for University Students   

Are you ready for Freshers’ Week? Have you heard of Freshers’ Flu? 
This 3-hour first aid course is designed to teach university students the skills and confidence to deal with an emergency situation. We believe it’s important that students who are moving away from home for the first time have to skills and confidence to look after themselves and each other in an emergency situation. 
 
That is why we have extended our award-winning Act Fast Challenge for schools to include universities too. 
Students will receive an Act Fast Challenge certificate of completion and the university receives the Act Fast Challenge graphic to display on your social media and website to celebrate you’ve completed the challenge and have a university of lifesavers. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The course is flexible to meet student's needs and covers: 
Managing own safety 
Dealing with an unconscious casualty 
Safe airway positions 
When to call an ambulance 
CPR and use of Defibrillators 
Choking 
First aid for seizures 
First aid for bleeding 
First aid for panic attacks and fainting 
Awareness of Meningitis and sepsis 
Drug and alcohol poisoning 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

  Some of our school, college and university partners   

Very enjoyable with a great trainer. Loved the whole two days - really useful in building my confidence 
 
Canterbury Christ Church University 
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