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(two-day course) Paediatric First Aid

This child first aid course is for Early Years organisations such as nurseries, after-school clubs, creches and childminders. It is designed to meet the requirements of OFSTED under the guidance issued by DfES.

The paediatric first aid and child CPR course lasts two days and is suitable for staff training on your own premises. Courses are also held at our training centre.

A certificate, valid for three years is awarded to each candidate.

All teaching materials are provided by us and each candidate is given a book and course materials.


Sample Programme:

1. Introduction to infant and child first aid for child carers

2. Care of the unconscious casualty

3. Dealing with an epileptic fit, shock and anaphylactic (allergic) emergencies

4. Resuscitation including infant and child CPR br /> 5. What to do if a child or baby is choking

6. Control of bleeding including nosebleeds

7. Common childhood emergencies eg asthma and head injuries

8. Burns and scalds

9. Fractures

10. Various illnesses and conditions

11. Contents of first aid boxes and their use

12. Reporting accidents and illnesses

13. Questions and answers