Paediatric First Aid

Paediatric First Aid – £95 per person

Course Overview

Paediatric first aid trainingThis comprehensive course covers all topics required by Ofsted for teachers, nursery workers and child minders. Paediatric first aid is vital to anyone working with children; giving effective emergency care could be essential to reducing the effects of illness or injury and could even play a huge part in saving a child’s life.

During this course you will gain the skills and knowledge required to deal with an emergency situation until help arrives.

Course content

  • The role of the first aider
  • Emergency Action Plan
  • Managing an emergency
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Primary/Secondary Survey
  • Resuscitation
  • Allergic reaction
  • Asthma and diabetic emergencies
  • Wounds, Bleeding & Shock
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Burns
  • Childhood conditions (e.g. sickle cell, meningitis)
  • Choking
  • Eye injuries
  • Foreign objects
  • Diabetes
  • Poisoning
  • Unconscious casualty Management
  • Head injuries
  • Extremes of body temperature
  • Poisoning, bites and stings
  • Epilepsy/Seizures
  • Spinal injuries
  • Fractures
  • Sprains & Strains

This course has a minimum of 12 hours direct learning time and is assessed by both practical scenarios and a multiple choice paper.

You will need to bring:

  • Pens & note pad
  • Clothing appropriate for practical scenarios
  • Lunch

Booking and cost

Paediatric First Aid is a 2 day course and costs £95 per person.

Most courses are arranged for dates and times to suit you, though occasionally we will schedule a number of popular courses that can be booked on request. The location of a course can be either your place of work (dependant on numbers) or one of a number of local, easily accessible, facilities that we will arrange.

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Future Dates

Although not currently available for booking we have numerous dates in 2015 scheduled for further Paediatric First Aid courses. Please contact us if you would like further information of these dates.

Tailored First Aid Training in the North West