The Partners and their roles in Saving Londoners' Lives
British Heart Foundation (BHF)
The BHF offer schools the opportunity to affiliate to Heartstart UK and receive a number of benefits, including insurance cover and start-up grants for equipment. They provide long-term support and resources for Heart start UK affiliated schools.
St John Ambulance London (Prince of Wales's) District (SJA)
SJA is the country's leading provider of First Aid Training, and they provide expert instructor training for teachers and school staff on the practical skills of ELS.
London Ambulance Service NHS Trust (LAS)
LAS NHS Trust is the largest ambulance service in the world and take the lead in medical student training for this project.
London Medical Schools
Medical students from the five London Medical Schools (Imperial, UCL, Barts and The London, St George's and Guy's, King's and St Thomas') are trained by the LAS to facilitate and support teachers and school staff when delivering the ELS programme to their pupils.
NHS and London Mayor's office
The NHS in London and Mayor's office both support this project, which helps prevent death and serious illness, so improving the health of Londoners.