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Minor bleeding - first aid resources and lesson plans

A minor bleed could include a nose bleed, or minor cuts and grazes.

Lesson overview – minor bleeding

The lesson plan and presentation include suggested timed activities and role play scenarios to help students recognise a minor bleed, and know how to treat someone who is suffering from a minor bleed. The course also helps students to understand the risks of cross-infection.

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Pupil practising a head bandage.

More information

Get more information on what to do about nose bleeds, or cuts and grazes and watch the videos in the first aid section of our website.

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