About Acute First Aid


Acute First Aid Training for a safer workplace


Acute First Aid, 17 Sundridge Road, Kingfield, Woking Surrey GU22 9AU

We are committed to providing you with the very best and interesting training courses for the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 to be met. These regulations require you to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to enable first aid to be given to your employees if they are injured or become ill at work.

Acute is approved by the First Aid Industry Body (FAIB): 73/07(372). The FAIB Approval and Monitoring System guarantees our consistancy and high standards.

We can offer all types of first aid courses, and have listed those that are most commonly needed, should you have any other requirements please contact us directly. We concentrate, as a company, on just First Aid Training, thus believe we offer some of the best standards and knowledge around.

Acute is headed by two people, Robert and Ruth, together they have some 60+ years of first aid experience, and our trainers and assessors are stretched to the highest standards and kept constantly up-to-date with any changes.



Robert Macleod First Aid Trainer


Robert Macleod is a very experienced first aid instructor with a career spanning over 30 years in pre hospital trauma care. Retired from the Military, he served for over 20 years as a Combat Medical Technician with the Royal Army Medical Corps, serving in a variety of operational theatres with specialist medical units, providing medical support for some of the UK's most elite soldiers in remote areas. He has extensive experience in the oil exploration industry where he spent many years providing medical support and first aid training to exploration crews around the globe. He also has extensive experience with the UK's Fire and Rescue Services in training Fire Fighters in pre-hospital trauma and life support.



Ruth Croucher First Aid Trainer


Ruth Croucher has 30 years experience in Teaching and Assessing in all aspects of First Aid Training including AED training. Joining the British Red Cross as a Youth Member and later working full time in the Surrey Headquarter Training Department. She was initially involved in First Aid, Nursing, Welfare, Ambulance Aid and Training the Trainer, but now concentrates solely in First Aid Training. In more recent years Ruth has spent her time training many and varied first aid courses she enjoys and specialises in both the First Aid at Work Qualification and Paediatric Courses.