Home > Medical > First aid > About first aid 04 December 2017 SEE: How to deal with emergency situations Here's how to handle seven emergency situations you may be faced with. 0 It’s a good idea to do a first-aid course so that you know exactly what to do in an emergency situation. The infographic below is merely for informational purposes and does not substitute for first-aid training. Compiled by Mandy Freeman Related articles SEE: What you need to know about CPR The theme for National CPR Day 2017 is “Train the Hero”. Be a hero and get some first-aid training. When should you rush your toddler to the ER? A new survey found that many parents need a refresher course when it comes to especially choking and poisoning emergencies. First aid kit for the home A handy tool to have.