This Paediatric First Aid course is a QA Level 3 Award and is recognised by Ofsted and includes the requirements of the appointed person in the workplace.
This two day course is suitable for school staff, child minders, nursery assistants and staff who look after children as part of their working requirements. It will be of particular interest to Child Minders, Teachers, Crèche Assistants and staff who have a responsibility for children whilst in their care.
This QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification is ideal for those who work or intend to work in a childcare setting as it has been specifically designed to fulfil Ofsted’s first aid requirements for early years teachers, nursery workers and childminders (as defined within the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage 2014 and within the Child Care Register guide).
Next available ‘Open Course’ dates in Liverpool:
Fairview Park Community Centre
Liverpool L25 9RL
Free Tea/Coffee refreshments
- 20 – 21 March 2017
- 27 – 28 April 2017
- 15 – 16 May 2017
- 12 – 13 June 2017
- 10 – 11 July 2017
- 14 – 15 August 2017
Call Janine or Mark on 0151 515 0416 for further details or to secure your first aid course.
The Cost for the ‘Open Course’ per delegate is £125.00 (No VAT to be applied to this cost)
Paediatric First Aid Training 2 Day for schools and nurseries in Liverpool
It is important therefore, to make a plan for how you would deal with such an emergency situation.
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. According to EYFS guidance for effective paediatric first aid training;
- Training is designed for workers caring for children in the absence of their parents
- The training leading to a certificate or a renewal certificate is a minimum of 12 hours
- The Paediatric first aid training certificate should be renewed every 3 years
- Resuscitation and other equipment include baby and junior models, as appropriate
- Training covers appropriate contents of a first aid box for babies and children
- Training should include recording accidents and incidents
Paediatric First Aid Training 2 Day – who will benefit from this training:
The course is specifically designed for people looking after children as part of their work duties. It is ideal for childminders, nursery and pre-school workers, au pairs, nannies, sport and leisure staff, parents and anyone responsible for the welfare of children.
Duration: 2 Days (2 x 6 hours) Normally 9:30am – 4:30pm – We are able to deliver this course at a time that will suit you and your working environment – please discuss your timings with us when you book this course.
Course aims: This course will deliver emergency scenarios that are faced by many carers who look after young children in their daily duties. On completing the course delegates will be able to deal with most first aid incidents in their place of work confidently using their new found skills and knowledge.
This course meets Ofsted requirements for Registered Childminders and the requirements for Nannies under the DfES Approved Carers Scheme.
It can also be used as evidence for employees working towards an NVQ in Childcare and Education. This qualification also meets the criteria defined for first aid training in the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework (EYFS).
Course content: The course covers how to deal with accidents and emergencies involving children in a school or nursery setting. We can design this course bespoke to your environment, making it more specific for the delegates – please discuss your requirements with us at the time of your booking. Course content includes:
- What is Paediatric First Aid
- First aid kit – what they contain and why
- Incident management
- Action planning
- Assessment of the situation
- Treatment of an unconscious casualty
- Diabetic emergencies
- Foreign objects
- Shock and how to deal with the casualty
- Sickle cell
- Resuscitation and CPR for children and babies
- Asthma and croup
- Head injuries
- Dealing with a poisoned casualty
Assessment & Accreditation:
Accreditation: Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF).
Assessment will be carried out by the instructor throughout the course. On completion of the training successful trainees will receive an accredited first aid certificate qualification, Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF), Valid for 3 Years.
The qualification meets the criteria defined for first aid training in the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework (EYFS) and Ofsted first aid requirements for registered childminders. It can also be used as evidence for employees working towards an NVQ in Childcare and Education.
A maximum of 12 people can be accommodated on this Paediatric First Aid training course and candidates must be aged 16 years or over.
If you are an individual or only have a small number of delegates, we do offer the ‘Open Courses’ in Liverpool – ideal to send your delegates and cost effective to your business. for more information on our Paediatric first aid courses delivered directly in your workplace anywhere in Liverpool, please email us or why not call us on 0151 515 0416 and speak to our experienced and friendly staff.