First aid

Pharmacy teams can help customers feel more confident in their own first aid abilities with some top tips and product recommendations.

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Having an accident at home can be a cause of concern, but many minor injuries can be quickly and effectively dealt with using some basic first aid. Pharmacy teams can help customers feel more confident in their own first aid abilities with some top tips and product recommendations.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the differences between burns and scalds, cuts and grazes, bites and stings and sprains and strains
  • Know some first aid techniques for common issues
  • Be able to recommend some OTC products to treat minor injuries. 

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