Attending the Paediatric First Aid course will help equip you with the knowledge, confidence, and certification to be a responsible First Aider within your Childcare workplace. Undertaking in the Paediatric First Aid training will help you understand the necessities of how to help an injured, sick, or ill child, before the arrival of emergency services.
Who should attend a Paediatric First Aid course?
The two-day Paediatric First Aid course is ideal for anybody working or intending to work within a Childcare setting looking to improve their First Aid skills and gain a credible certification to show for it. Furthermore, attending and completing the Paediatric First Aid course may be mandatory for your workplace in order to comply with the requirements and guidelines set out by OFSTED and the EYFS (As defined within the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stages 2014 and within the Child Care Register guide). Typically meaning the Paediatric First Aid is essential for Nurseries, Schools, Pre-Schools, Childminders, and Carers.
If you are unsure if this course is right for you, please do contact us and we will be able to point you in the right direction depending upon your First Aid requirements.
Assessment and Certification
In order to complete this course, there will be a range of methods used to demonstrate your knowledge after being taught throughout the First Aid course, this includes practical real-life scenario examples and questioning. The final examination will be multiple choice and open questions. Upon successful completion of this course, each delegate will have the knowledge, confidence, and certification to be a responsible First Aider in their workplace.
Your First Aid certificate will expire three years after the date of completion. However, for this course, annual refresher training is recommended by the HSE each year between the three years.
How do I book this course?
It has never been easier to book a First Aid course. If you are an individual looking to book onto our Paediatric First Aid course then simply scroll down to view available dates at our venues throughout Staffordshire and the West Midlands. Please remember, we can also deliver this course at your venue on a preferred date of your choice, in which you can view the prices on our Offsite Page.
- The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
- Assessing an emergency situation
- Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
- Recovery position
- Head and spinal injuries
- Fractures, dislocations and sprains
- Anaphylaxis and allergic reactions
- Diabetic emergencies
- Burns and scalds
- Electric shock
- Wounds and bleeding
- Sickle cell crisis
- Eye, ear and nose conditions
- Bites and stings
- Treatment for hot and cold temperatures
- Minor injuries
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In line with Government advice, all delegates attending a First Aid course post-COVID-19 Outbreak will receive a FREE COVID-19 Hygiene Pack in an effort to protect all learners and staff. We will provide:
- Clean equipment
- Face shields
- Hand hygienic gel
- Surgical face masks
- Regular handwashing facilities