Paediatric First Aid

Paediatric First Aid  (12 hours) 

Emergency Paediatric First Aid (6 hours)

 

Course overview

Learners will learn how to deal with accidents and emergencies involving young children.

  • This course is aligned to current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK)
  • The Ofsted requirements for registered childminders
  • The requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) statutory framework.

Classroom based training delivered at your venue.

 

Course content (2 day course)

Practical and theoretical training covering:

Responsibilities/role of the first aider

Assessment of the situation

Preventing cross infection

First aid kits/equipment

Accident recording/reporting

Child/baby resuscitation/CPR

Safe use of an AED

Dealing with an unresponsive child/baby

First aid treatment for:

  • Choking
  • Asthma
  • Head/spinal injuries
  • Bleeding
  • Injuries to bones, joints and muscles
  • Burns
  • Epilepsy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Diabetes
  • Poisoning
  • Foreign objects
  • Childhood illnesses

 

Course content (1 day course)
Practical and theoretical training covering:
Responsibilities/role of the first aider
Assessment of the situation
Preventing cross infection
First aid kits/equipment
Accident recording/reporting
Child/baby resuscitation/CPR
Safe use of an AED
Dealing with an unresponsive child/baby
First aid treatment for:

  • Choking
  • Bleeding
  • Burns
  • Injuries to bones, joints and muscles
  • Epilepsy
  • Anaphylaxis

Duration 2 days (12 hours)

Max number of learners 12

 

Cost – Please contact us to request a quote