YOU TELL US.
Steve Haigh, 53, head teacher from Burnopfield, said: "If there's a skill I have got I would value the most it is the skill that could save someone's life at some stage."
Hogarth, 35, events coordinator from Whickham, said: "I am a first aider and I have to use it every day in school, either for a minor cut right to broken bones and calling an ambulance. It's important."
Deborah Camsell, 39, a cover supervisor from Whickham, said: "I'm a first aider as well and I use those skills on a daily basis, and I have also found that it's transferred away from school, using it on my family."
Ryan Murphy, 31, a sport centre manager from Low Fell, said: "Anything that could save a life is an important skill to me, which is why I want to do more in that area especially."