CPR + First Aid Certification Manual: Get to Know Your First Aid Kit


First Aid: First Aid Kit Supplies
Typical First Aid Kit Supplies

First aid supplies are readily available and can be obtained at many convenience and grocery stores. First aid kits can come pre-packed with supplies or you can make your own tailored kit at-home. First aid kits can and should be tailored to the your activities and preferences. Below is an example of some of the possible contents of a commercially available first aid kit:

Adhesive bandage

Adhesive tape



First aid guidebook

Hand sanitizer

Latex gloves


Roller bandages (2 and 4 inch)


Sterile pad

Additionally, you might find more advanced items such as:

Burn dressing & treatment

Cold pack

Face mask & goggles



Triangular bandage

Trauma pad