Skills and Equipment used by a Community First Responder

The First Responders are qualified to use numerous items and skills when qualified as a First Responder.

Some of these items and skills include;

  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Bag-Valve-Mask Resuscitation and Airway Adjuncts
  • C.P.R (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.)
  • First Aid
  • Patient Care & Assessment
  • Scene Safety & Incident Management
  • Use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

The pictures below are just a small amount of the kit used by the Forth Valley First Responders;