St John is a LEVEL 1 contributor to B-BBEE with 135% procurement recognition
National Number: 086 101 7404

Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town,
The Most Revd Desmond M Tutu,
Prior of St John – South Africa

What We Do

St John is a leading international supplier of first aid courses, first aid kits and community health care training. We are dedicated to improving the health, safety and quality of life of all South Africans through the provision of First Aid and Community Health training, Eye Care and various community projects. Our training centres are operated and staffed by people who are passionate about caring for their fellow South Africans and serving their community.

Active in South Africa for over 130 years, St John offers a range of services including:

  • First Aid training
  • First Aid kits
  • Community Health training
  • Eye tests and the provision of spectacles
  • A national youth development programme (9 – 18 years)
  • A national volunteer programme (adult)
  • First Aid services at public and community events
  • Hospital transfers

Each year we train thousands of South Africans in first aid and community health. We are accredited by the Health and Welfare SETA (No: HW592PA0300014) as well as the Department of Labour (CI BIG 3-02). Commerce and industry, government departments, the military and members of the public trust St John training courses to provide them with the right skills so they can assist in times of emergency at work , home and play.