Paediatric First Aid (non-accredited)
Duration 1 day
This one-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills related to children, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe environment for children and infants.
This course aims to equip delegates with the skills to: Assess situation and casualtyGive appropriate care and first aid for conscious or unconscious casualtiesTreat bleeding, burns, shock and other medical conditionsTreat minor injuries
Methods of Delivery
The course includes practical work and theory, as well as skills practice on CPR and first aid.
- Course Content
- Training Considerations
- Related Courses
- The role of the paediatric first aider
- Actions at the scene of an incident (including record keeping)
- Recovery position and CPR for children and infants
- Choking, bleeding and shock
- Asthma, anaphylaxis and seizure
- Childhood illnesses
Anyone who comes into contact or works with infants, children, parents, and families with young children.
Delegates must inform of any injury, illness, physical impairment or pregnancy due to the practical elements of the course. Loose and comfortable clothing is advised for safety and comfort. No prior first aid knowledge is required.
Upon completion of the course, the delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.
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