Family Learning – Free First Aid Awareness courses for Parents and Carers


FREE Family Learning First Aid Awareness courses for Parents and Carers

The Junction Learning Centre, 2-4 Cathall Road, Leytonstone E11 4LF

Activity Start date End date Time and duration Course code
Family Learning – First Aid Awareness Tue 16 June 2020  Tue 14 July 2020 6.30pm – 8.30pm,
for 5 weeks
Family Learning – First Aid Awareness Sat 04 July 2020  Sat 11 July 2020 9.30am – 2.30pm,
for 2 weeks

Who is this course for?

This course is for any parent/carer who would like to know more about first aid and how to recognise signs, symptoms and possible treatments in the event of an emergency. This course does not lead to a qualification but is to raise awareness of the importance of first aid for families, and you will receive information and advice on what further courses you could progress onto, including ones that lead to nationally recognised first aid qualifications.

Please note there are no crèche facilities at the adult learning service, and children are not allowed in this class.

Family Learning Courses are free to parents and carers.

What will you learn?

You will be introduced to some of the key aspects of first aid, for example CPR, choking, recovery position, dealing with bleeding, how to behave when confronted with a first aid emergency.

 How to enrol

To enrol you need to visit in person either at Queens Road Learning Centre or the Junction Learning Centre, Both centres are open to take enrolments between 9am and 9pm Monday to Thursday (9am to 4pm during the school holidays), and 9am to 3.30pm on Fridays.

You will need to bring with you proof of ID and address, and evidence of residency in the EU or EEA (European Economic Area)  for the past 3 years to complete enrolment.

Other Family Learning courses

Examples of other Family Learning courses are Crafts, Literacy, Numeracy, Language (for adults for whom English is a second language), Gardening, ICT Internet Security, Digital Skills, Soap-making and Art classes.

If you are interested in arranging a Family Learning course in your venue, children’s centre or school we would be delighted to meet with you and discuss your requirements. Please e-mail us at


For all enquiries, please telephone 020 8496 2974 or e-mail For more information about Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service and the courses that we offer please visit our Facebook page or our website.