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Paediatric First Aid

This 12 hour course provides delegates with the essential skills required to carry out first aid necessary to sustain life until someone more qualified arrives to take over. This interactive and prac...Read More

Dates

07 January 2019
Mon, January 07 2019 (17:30 - 20:30) at Hollingarth, with Paul Ross
Tue, January 08 2019 (17:30 - 20:30) at Hollingarth, with Paul Ross
Mon, January 21 2019 (17:30 - 20:30) at Hollingarth, with Paul Ross
Tue, January 22 2019 (17:30 - 20:30) at Hollingarth, with Paul Ross
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10 January 2019
Thu, January 10 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
Fri, January 11 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
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17 April 2019
Wed, April 17 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
Thu, April 18 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
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01 July 2019
Mon, July 01 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
Tue, July 02 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
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03 October 2019
Thu, October 03 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
Fri, October 04 2019 (09:30 - 16:30) at Standsure House TR1, Dalton-in-Furness with Alan Jackson
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Course summary

This 12 hour course provides delegates with the essential skills required to carry out first aid necessary to sustain life until someone more qualified arrives to take over. This interactive and practical course places emphasis on understanding the principles of ill or injured children from birth to teen years. The balance between practical and theory work is aimed at encouraging enthusiatic particpation. The course material and handouts are used in conjunction with the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981, associated guidance from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). It is also in line with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and meets the needs of Ofsted

Who should attend?

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

Course Outline

  • First Aid Priorities
  • Regulations, responsibilities, recording and reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Casualty Examination
  • Basic Life Support and resusitation
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty
  • Infantile convulsions
  • Meningitis
  • Diabetes
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Control of Bleeding and Shock
  • Fractures, Scalds and Burns
  • Head Injuries
  • Asthma
  • Eye and Ear Injuries
  • Poison, bites and stings
  • Fainting
  • Epilepsy

Learning objectives

At the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Delegates will develop
  • awareness of the relevant regulations
  • skills to assess, treat and follow up incidents
  • ability to treat a range of accidents and provide emergency temporary medical care until a more qualified person arrives
  • understanding of the recording and reporting process
  • knowledge and skill to act as the ‘Paediatric first aider’ for your place of work

Reviews

  • Brilliant Course, always enjoyed coming here for First Aid Training. Thank You.
  • Great central location of venue. Enthusiastic course leader who clearly knows what he is talking about.