First Aid is a secondary profession which is useful in a lot of cases even for healers. This guide describes how you can level the profession from 1 - 300.

Materials

To level from 1 - 300 you need the materials listed in the table below. The exact amount of materials can differ a bit from person to person, but the amount shown in the table below should be enough for most people.

Material Amount
Linen Cloth 150
Wool Cloth 125
Silk Cloth 140
Mageweave Cloth 90
Runecloth 70

Leveling

Training

0 - 150

The initial skill training can be done in most major cities. After hitting level 150, your training needs to be done through buying books (AH or vendors) and doing quests. The following books can be bought at an Auction House: Expert First Aid - Under Wraps, Manual: Heavy Silk Bandage and Manual: Mageweave Bandage.

151 - 225

After hitting level 150 you need to get the books for Expert First Aid - Under Wraps, Manual: Heavy Silk Bandage and Manual: Mageweave Bandage. You can do it the quickly way and buy them off AH. However, they may not be available at AH or at a very steep price. If you want to buy the books from a vendor you need to follow the faction specific guides below.

Alliance

To buy the books mentioned above you need to find Deneb Walker which is located in Stromgarde Keep in Arathi Highlands. Once you are there you should buy all three books so you don't have to go back later.

Deneb Walker location in Arathi Highlands. Source: ClassicDB

Horde

To buy the books mentioned above you need to find Balai Lok'Wein which is located in Brackenwall Village in Dustwallow Marsh. Once you are there you should buy all three books so you don't have to go back later.

Balai Lok'Wein location in Dustwallow Marsh. Source: ClassicDB

226 - 300

Requirements: This part requires you to be at least level 35.

Before travelling to your faction's location you should bring along all the materials needed. This way you avoid having to go back and forth to train your First Aid skill. The materials needed can be found in the table at the beginning of this guide.

Alliance

After hitting level 225 you need to do a quest called Triage to be able to train First Aid any further. For alliance you have to travel to Doctor Gustaf VanHowzen in Theramore, Dustwallow Marsh. Before travelling to Theramore you should bring along all the materials you need to level all the way to level 300.

Doctor Gustaf VanHowzen location in Dustwallow Marsh. Source: ClassicDB

After speaking to Doctor Gustaf VanHowzen you will get a quest called Triage. The objective of the quest is to save 15 patients before 6 of them die. The patients are saved by using Triage Bandage on the badly injured soldiers, which you receive when you accept the quest. A tip is to press V, which makes it easier to see all the wounded soldiers.

When the quest are done you will be able to level First Aid all the way to level 300. To learn Heavy Mageweave Bandage, Runecloth Bandage and Heavy Runecloth Bandage, you have to speak to Doctor Gustaf VanHowzen when you reach the appropriate skill level.

Horde

After hitting level 225 you need to do a quest called Triage to be able to train First Aid any further. For alliance you have to travel to Balai Lok'Wein in Brackenwall Village, Dustwallow Marsh. Before travelling to Brackenwall Village you should bring along all the materials you need to level all the way to level 300. The materials needed can be found in the table at the beginning of this guide.

Balai Lok'Wein location in Dustwallow Marsh. Source: ClassicDB

After speaking to Balai Lok'Wein you will get a quest called Triage. The objective of the quest is to save 15 patients before 6 of them die. The patients are saved by using Triage Bandage on the badly injured soldiers, which you receive when you accept the quest. A tip is to press V, which makes it easier to see all the wounded soldiers.

When the quest are done you will be able to level First Aid all the way to level 300. To learn Heavy Mageweave Bandage, Runecloth Bandage and Heavy Runecloth Bandage, you have to speak to Doctor Gustaf VanHowzen when you reach the appropriate skill level.