This mandatory Paediatric First Aid course is 12 hour (OFSTED & EYFS Compliant) – (delivered over 2 x 6 hours)

Course Description

The Paediatric Emergency First Aid Courses are designed for anyone who has a duty of care for children including Nursery Nurses, Childminders, Parents, Babysitters, Grand parents and Foster parents or anyone who wishes to know more about dealing with Emergency situations concerning Babies and Children

Course Outline

• The Aims and Principles First Aid
• The Management of an Emergency Situation
• Airway Management (Choking)
• The Unconscious Casualty (Recovery Position)
• Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & AED use
• Adult / Children / Babies

• The Management of First Aid Emergencies
• Including:-
• Epilepsy
• Diabetes
• Asthma
• Head Injuries
• Poisoning
• Eye Injuries
• Infantile Convulsions,
• Anaphylaxis
• Meningitis
• The Management of Shock
• Internal and External Haemorrhage
• Extremes of Temperature
• The Management of Burns and Scalds

Each participant receives a AoFAQ Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid certificate valid for 3 years