The American Red Cross offers free first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation manuals online, according to its website. Individuals can enter the phrase "CPR First Aid Group Training" into the search field on the home page, and then select CPR First Aid Group Training for the Workplace, Schools & Individuals.
First aid manuals are located under the Materials heading of each section, explains the American Red Cross website. Options include Adult Ready Reference, Pediatric Ready Reference, Participant's Manual and Spanish Language Adult Ready Reference. The content of each manual differs but may include details about how to check an ill or injured adult; perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation; use an automated external defibrillator; clear airways; and control external bleeding. Burns; poisoning; strokes; and head, neck and spinal injuries are also covered in these first aid manuals.