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.

Course Outline

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
  • Choking
  • External bleeding, minor injuries, bites & stings
  • Fractures
  • 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..

Course Feedback

– Having done a paediatric first aid course before, it was a great refresher of my skills. Cheers Phil for a fantastic 2 days, don’t want to toot your horn too much but best course I’ve been on – thank you! Alex, January 2018.

– The course was helpful, I now feel that I could confidently administer first aid. Interesting content & an informative tutor with obvious real life experience. Jackie, May 2018.

-Phil’s approach & way of teaching – hands on, keeping the group focused with regular questions & true life stories. Plus the content was perfect – not too much detail & to the point. Lauren, July 2018.

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.

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Course Date & Details

Maximum delegates : 12

Cost : £115 – Members / £135 non-members

CANCELLATION POLICY 

This course is available on the following dates :

27th & 28th November 2018

23rd & 24th January 2019

26th & 27th March 2019

 

Booking Form

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LEVEL 3 AWARD PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID (2 DAYS)
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