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Should First Aid be part of the curriculum?

Should First Aid be part of the curriculum?

A CHARITY has called for first aid education to be an integral part of the school curriculum.

The British Red Cross has released the findings of a survey that found that more than one in three people in Wales were not confident to use their first aid skills.

36 per cent of the people surveyed in Wales lacked confidence in their ability to intervene in the event of a first aid emergency with only 47 per cent suggesting they would be willing to administer first aid if required.

Only 14 per cent of the people surveyed felt they could respond to a situation where a person had collapsed and was not breathing. 

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