A course designed for mums, dads, carers and school staff. Providing you with the skills to deal with minor injuries to your children or someone you may be caring for. Would you know what to do if you saw an infant or child in need of first aid? Having a good understanding of emergency paediatric first aid is incredibly important for the safety of children and it could mean the difference between life and death.
The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements and is ideal for:
• Those who have gained a level 2 or 3 in childcare qualification and have entered into an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with the EYFS requirements.
• Anyone who cares for infants and children, such as parents,guardians, grandparents or those who have an involvement with infants and children and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.
Successful candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of the emergency paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the skills needed to deal with a range of aediatric first aid situations, such as performing CPR and controlling external bleeding.
The Course can be ran from our training centre in Strood, Kent or from your own location if preffered.
First Aid Course For Mums, Dads and Carers
The course is designed to teach thise in education, nurseries, parents, grandparents and carers the basics of life saving and first aid techniques and covers what to do in emergency situations. Such as if a baby or child is choking, not breathing or is unconscious. It also covers the actions required to deal with common accidents and injuries, recognising the signs of illness and assessing the injured or ill child.
The course will be taught by a fully qualified paediatric first aid trainer and delivered in a fun, informal and interactive way. This is a 1/2 day course that lasts for approximately 4 hours
This course will cover an awareness of the following topics:
- Unconsciousness (breathing and not breathing)
- Burns & Scalds
- Sprains & Strains
- Head Injuries
- Swallowing harmful substance
- Raised Temperature
- Severe allergic reactions
- Diarrhoea & Vomiting
- Getting Help!
If you would like more information about this course or would like to discuss how this course can be tailored to your needs, please contact us by calling 0800 1930246 or email us at i[email protected]
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