What is a First Aid Champion?  

First Aid Champions are high school students who inspire their communities to learn basic life-saving skills. 
No prior first aid or community action experience is required to become a First Aid Champion – just a positive attitude and an interest in spreading first aid awareness.  

Red Cross provides First Aid Champions with: 
- First aid certification  
- Training and a toolkit to effectively engage with your school community 
- Ongoing support to plan and run school-based first aid actions 
To become a First Aid Champions you need to: 
- Apply below
- Attend a half day first aid training session  
- Attend a two-hour community action training session  
- Host at least one action or event in your school community 
- Report on the impact of your action or event to Red Cross

Program is now closed
Applications are now closed for 2022, but we'd love to know if you're keen! To stay updated about opportunities to become a First Aid Champion in 2023, please fill out the form below.

Charity donations of $2 or more to Australian Red Cross may be tax-deductible in Australia. Site protected by Google Invisible reCAPTCHA. © Australian Red Cross 2022. ABN 50 169 561 394