Paediatric First Aid One Day Course
Following the consultation within the framework for the EYFS this new 1 day PFA (Paediatric Emergency First Aid) course is designed to allow child care settings to have a mixture of staff trained in first aid for children and infants.
Who is the course suitable for?
This new course is for all newly qualified and current people who work in an early years setting, nurseries, preschools and schools.
What you will learn
Participants will learn the latest, up to date ways of assessing injured casualties as well as the extra skills required for dealing with scenarios such as spinal injuries and head injuries.
- Assessing an emergency situation
- Prioritise what action to take
- Be able to help a baby or child who:
- Is unconscious and breathing normally
- Is unconscious and not breathing normally
- Is having a seizure
- Is choking
- Is bleeding
- Is suffering from shock (severe blood loss)
Assessment and Certification
After completing practical and written assessments, successful attendees will receive an accredited certificate valid for 3 years.
1 day (7 hours including breaks)
We work with each client separately so please contact for costs.
All costs are inclusive of onsite delivery, materials and certification