Paediatric First Aid

Description:

This 1-day course for Paediatric First Aid skills has been developed to meet the need for carers of children, mothers or individuals who simply want to be able to make a difference.
It equips participants to be in the position to confidently assist a child or infant who suddenly collapses, falls ill or is injured  at home or out and about this is a skill that should be acquired by all.
This course is highly practical in nature and will provide the delegates with the necessary skills to carry out their duties as paediatric first aid responders for infants and children. The course facilitates 12 participants who will be taught with practical teaching aids, DVD’s and classroom styled presentations.

Course Content:

  • Introduction to Paediatric First Aid
  • Patient Assessment
  • Respiratory Emergencies & Choking
  • Infant & Child CPR
  • Wounds & Bleeding
  • Head Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Burns & Scalds, Chemical, Poison & Electric Shock
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Spinal Injury Management

Qualification Achieved:
Successful candidates will receive a Safe-T-Group Certificate of Training.