First aid by British Red Cross

6.52K reviews
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About this app

Free, simple and life-saving, this app teaches vital first aid skills and gives you the confidence to save a life.

Know what to do in an emergency with the British Red Cross’s official First aid app. With videos, quizzes and simple step-by-step advice, it’s never been easier to learn first aid. Get this essential app on your phone now and start learning and testing your knowledge.

This app works when you are offline – no internet connection is needed - making it an invaluable, free life-saving tool.
Updated on
Oct 16, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
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This app may collect these data types
App activity and App info and performance
Data is encrypted in transit
Data can’t be deleted

Ratings and reviews

6.05K reviews
January 26, 2024
Fantastic app, super helpful. Off the top of my head, the only improvement I can think of would be a daily or weekly notification to encourage people to get up to date information and retake tests to refresh their memory. Other than that, this app is brilliant precisely because it does exactly what it's supposed to do, no more, no less.
8 people found this review helpful
James Data MacDonald
January 9, 2024
First class app. The home page lists all types of first aid emergency and clicking on these gives clear guidance on what to do. Having something this straightforward is exactly what you need in an emergency. I keep this app on my phone's home screen just in case.
Sam Clements
December 2, 2023
I would have a toddler category between 1 or 2 & 3 or 4 years old; there is also a difference between infant & baby, just as between embryo & foetus. The smaller the human, the more expertise required. I agree too much reliance (& thus pressure) on 999, and 111 could be incorporated as an alternative for non-emergency situations (eg. Mums panicking over their little darlings). By the way folks, if it's a dire emergency and you really do need an instant response: use 112.
1 person found this review helpful

What's new

We’re always making changes and improvements to the BRC First aid app. In this release, we have done some general maintenance and bug fixes.