Paediatric First Aid Course
This Course is designed for Child minders, Nannies, Playgroup personnel and anyone whose profession involves the care of infants and young children. Courses accredited with various Councils.
Who is the course suitable for?
This 12 hour (2 day) course complies with Ofsted National Standards relating to First Aid for people working with children and infants and Sure Start requirements for the Department for Education, Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).
What you will learn
The training involves the theory required and practical exercises using infant and child size manikins and covers how to deal with emergency situations involving children and infants.
- Emergency Plan
- Set Up and Barriers
- Initial Assessment and Recovery Position
- Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
- Choking Management
- Illness Assessment
- Respiratory Problems
- asthma, croup, epiglottis
- Allergic Reactions
- Sickle Cell Anaemia
- Day 2
- Revision and Practical Assessment
- Contents of First Aid Kits and Accident Reporting
- Control of Bleeding
- Shock Management
- Injury Assessment
- Spine and Head Injuries
- Fractures and Dislocations
- Eyes, Ears, Nose Problems
- Burns including electric shock
- Exposure to Cold and Heat
- Theory Assessment
Assessment and Certification
After completing a final assessment successful candidates receive a recognised certificate valid for three years.
2 days (7 hours per day including breaks)
We work with each client separately so please contact for costs.
All costs are inclusive of onsite delivery, course materials and certification.