Paediatric First Aid Course
August 6 @ 9:00 am - August 7 @ 5:00 pm BST£79.00
Paediatric First Aid Course is for those who might have to recognise and manage emergency situations or manage minor everyday occurrences when looking after young children and infants.
This qualification meets Ofsted requirements for those working in early years settings and uses the criteria for effective paediatric first aid training found in Appendix 1 of The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Practice Guidance document. The current EYFS statutory framework requires at least one person who has a current paediatric first aid certificate to be on the premises or outings at all times when children are present.
Our courses are fun and interactive and give you lots of practising of the skills you have learned to make you confident in your ability to deal with a variety of first aid situations.. It is ideal for child minders, teaching assistants, teachers , those that work in nurseries and parents.
Our 1 day Paediatric Emergency First Aid Course is suitable for those in a supervised role where there would be more advanced paediatric First Aid qualified people working as well.
Content of our Paediatric First Aid Course
Planning for first aid emergencies involving babies and children
Dealing with emergencies involving babies and children
Resuscitating babies and children
How to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
Recognising and responding appropriately to;-
-shock in babies and children
-anaphylactic shock in babies and children
-electric shock in babies and children
-bleeding in babies and children
-burns and scalds in babies and children
-choking in babies and children
-suspected fractures in babies and children
-head, neck and back injuries in babies and children
-cases of poisoning in babies and children
-foreign bodies in eyes, ears and noses of babies and children
-eye injuries in babies and children
-bites and stings in babies and children
-effects of extreme heat and cold in babies and children
-febrile convulsions in babies and children
-emergency needs of babies and children with chronic medical conditions, including epilepsy, asthma and diabetes
-meningitis and other serious sudden illness
Interactive hands on practical training
One CPR training manikin (child and baby) per 2 participants
Easy to follow individual course manual
A recognised qualification certificate with 3 years license to practice
Registration is at 9.00am and the course begins at 9.15am and finishes at 5.00 pm. If you arrive late then you may not be able to complete the course.
Duration 12hrs contact time (normally over 2 days- Saturday and Sunday)
Cost per Student £79.00
Maximum Students 12
Private Course Cost £700.00
This certificate is revalidated by attending another 12-hour Level 3 Paediatric First Aid Course in 3 years time.