Courses

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid

This course is in line with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), Local Authority Approved and meets the needs of Ofsted. It is suitable for Childminders, Nursery and School Staff (dealing with Foundation Stage) and anybody who deals with children and wants a more in-depth course.

This two day (12 hour) course is delivered at your venue, by a paediatric specialist and includes both theory and practical sessions.

Course Content

  • First Aid Priorities
  • Managing Incidents
  • Basic Life Support – Adult, Child and Baby
  • Choking
  • Casualty Examination
  • Unconsciousness
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Fractures
  • Control of Bleeding and Shock
  • Asthma
  • Eye and Ear Injuries
  • Burns and Scalds
  • First Aid Kits
  • Childhood Illnesses including Meningitis and Febrile Convulsions
  • Regulations
  • Recording and Reporting

Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment of the delegate and a multiple choice question paper. Those delegates who complete the course, and are deemed to have reached the required standard, are awarded a certificate that is valid for three years.

Course Duration

The course duration is 12 hours.