Pediatric First Aid

Recommended For

A one-day course in emergency first aid specially developed for those who are working with children and babies. This course is externally accredited, setting this course apart from many others available. Qualsafe certificates are available upon request according to client requirements.

Course Objective

A popular course of particular interest to child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone responsible for youth organisations. The aim of the course is to provide delegates with a sound knowledge and understanding of first aid procedures when working with children and babies.

Course Content

First Aid in the workplace.
Responsibilities of the Appointed Person.
Action in an emergency.
Primary assessment.
Secondary assessment.
Breathing and Circulation.
Principles of Resuscitation.
Airway obstruction.
Disorders of circulation.
Bleeding.
Additional subjects.

Course Requirements

No pre-course requirements.

Medical Requirements

A Reax statement of medical fitness to be signed prior to the commencement of the course. A reasonable level of fitness will be required to complete the practical element of this course.

Course Information

Valid for: 3 Years
Duration: 1 Day
Ratio: 1:12
Assessment: Practical & Written