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


First Aid: First Aid Kit
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