Paediatric First Aid Training one day – Providing First Aid provision in a child care setting is of paramount importance. Ensuring that you or your staff are properly trained to deal with medical emergencies is vital within the care sector. This one-day Emergency Paediatric First Aid course has been designed for those who have an interest in child and infant basic life support.
Our aim is to ensure that all the students are fully compliant and confident when dealing with a first aid situation especially when working with children.
Successful candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of the emergency paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the skills needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, such as performing CPR and dealing with external bleeding.
You may wish to consider the full Paediatric First Aid 2 day training course if you are responsible for infants and children professionally. The QA Level 3 Award and is recognised by Ofsted and includes the requirements of the appointed person in the workplace.
Who is the Paediatric First Aid Training one day course suitable for:
The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification is ideal for anyone who cares for infants and children, such as: parents, guardians, grandparents or those who have a professional involvement with infants and children and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.
This is a full day course (6 hours). 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.
Paediatric First Aid Training one day course aims:
Delegates attending this course will have an understanding of first aid procedures for young children and babies. There are substantial differences in for first aid applied to adults and children such as resuscitation, choking, casualty handling and incident management.
Based on OFSTED guidelines, our Paediatric First Aid courses enables learners to gain the knowledge and set of practical skills needed to deal with a range of emergency Paediatric First Aid situations that arise when looking after children.
Paediatric First Aid Training one day – course Content:
This one day Paediatric first aid course covers a number of topics for life saving skills for young children, babies and infants. Course content includes:
- Introduction to Paediatric First Aid?
- A systematic approach to incident management
- Primary and Secondary Assessment
- Principles of Resuscitation – CPR
- Responsibilities of the First Aider
- Foreign Objects
- Asthma, diabetes and seizures
- Head Injuries
- Anaphylactic Shock
- Eye, nose and ear obstructions
- Burns and Scalds
- Broken Bones
- Appropriate contents for a first aid kit
- Recording accidents and incidents
Paediatric First Aid Training one day – Assessment / Certification:
Delegates who successfully complete this Paediatric First Aid Training one day course will receive a QA Level 3 Award Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF). This first aid certificate is valid for 3 years.
For further information please see our First aid guidance for childcare providers page which includes useful questions and answers.
Paediatric First Aid Training one day training – Delivered directly in your workplace anywhere in Liverpool, Manchester and North Wales.
For further course information on our Paediatric First Aid Training one day Course please email us or why not call us on 0151 515 0416 and speak to our friendly and experienced staff.