Paediatric First Aid

Please contact us for a quote.

2 day paediatric first aid course

Excellent group rates available

Defibrillator training included free of charge

Nationwide coverage

This course has been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care.

It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and infants.

This two-day course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and OFSTED.

In order to obtain this qualification, you must attend both days and complete the two units of accreditation.

Course Duration: 2 Days

A minimum of 12 hours makes up these two units consisting of theoretical and practical work.

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course.

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Resuscitation
  • Fainting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Head injuries
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Diabetes
  • Fractures
  • Infantile convulsions
  • Foreign bodies
  • Meningitis
  • Control of bleeding and shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Burns
  • Eye injuries
  • Heat and cold
  • Asthma
  • Sickle cell anaemia

Assessment is ongoing by the instructor in respect of the student's practical skills and there will be a multiple choice question paper to answer in respect of their knowledge.

A three year certificate will be issued subject to assessment.