“This course has given me the confidence to provide appropriate first aid in my setting. I enjoyed the hands on & practical elements. Phil was clear, friendly and made everything easy to understand.” Gina, May 2019.
Target Audience & Prerequisites
This 2 day course is suitable for those who work with or look after children, enabling them to have a basic knowledge of how to deal with paediatric first aid situations, illnesses, injuries & emergencies.
The Textile Centre of Excellence is a Qualsafe Approved Centre for course delivery.
This course covers the following areas:
- Understanding the roles & responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
- Incident & casualty assessment
- CPR and use of an AED (defibrillator)
- Recovery position
- Management of a seizure
- External bleeding, minor injuries, bites & stings
- Head, neck & back injuries
- Eyes, ears & nose conditions
- Recognition & management of diabetes, asthma, meningitis & convulsions
- Body temperature
- Electric shock
- Burns & scalds
- Poisonous substances
- Allergic reaction & anaphylaxis
Accreditation & Reward
Delegates attending the course will be assessed by the tutor throughout and will also need to complete 2 x multiple choice assessment forms. Following successful completion, you will be awarded a certificate accredited by Qualsafe.
Delegates are advised to wear comfortable clothing as you will be on the floor practicing CPR, body check & recovery position. Please do not wear a skirt/dress..
“This was the clearest, most informative first aid course of the 3 I’ve ever been on. Phil is a great tutor, easy to listen to, engaging and makes the content interesting. I feel more confident in using the skills & techniques learnt before but this time taught in a more accessible way.” Laura, January 2019.
“Brilliant course. I can now go back to working & dealing with young children knowing I can treat them to the best of my ability. Although a serious course, it was made to be fun and very informative.” Michelle, March 2019.
“Interaction between the whole group made learning and participation easy and successful. It was a good mixture between practical and hypothetical without any sensationalism.” Liz, May 2019.
Venue: Textile Centre of Excellence and on client premises (details available on request)
Duration: 2 day programme running from 9am – 4.30 pm
Enquire: To make a general enquiry about this course please contact us.
Course Date & Details
Maximum delegates : 12
This course is available on the following dates :
17th & 18th September 2019
26th & 27th November 2019
28th & 29th January 2020
25th & 26th March 2020
20th & 21st May 2020
1st & 2nd July 2020
28th & 29th September 2020
23rd & 24th November 2020
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