871 Paediatric First Aid (Free, Funded, face to face)
Time: 09:30 - 16:30
This is a two day course on 11th and 12th July, to gain your Certificate, you must attend both days
Course Fee: This course is being offered free with the funding we receive (to person's whose home address is in Hampshire only), however, please be aware that if you fail to attend or complete both sessions we will charge £50 as we are unable to subsidise your place once booked.
Cancellations fees are only waived if a place is cancelled 2 weeks before the course runs, for whatever the reason of your cancellation.
Attendance to the course is free, but there is a small charge to cover the cost of your certificate and workbook which is £20. Invoices can be sent to you after booking your place.
This Paediatric First Aid qualification is for those who work in a childcare setting. This qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, illnesses, injuries and emergencies which can arise when looking after children.
This course will cover the following:
• Roles and responsibilities
• Defining an infant and child for first aid
• Infection control
• Accident/incident reporting
• Scene survey
• Primary survey
• Getting help
• An infant and a child who is breathing normally
• Recovery Position
• Managing a Seizure (including febrile)
• CPR and use of the AED
• Choking – recongising and treating
• Bleeding and Bruising + minor injuries
• Eye Injuries
• Foreign Objects
• Biting and Stings
• Sprains and Strains
• Spinal Injuries
• Burns, scalds and electric shock
• Heat Exhaustion
• Heat Stroke
• Meningitis and septicaemia
Qualification: There will be continuous assessment by the trainer over the two days. If competence is demonstrated a certificate will be awarded that meets the requirements of Ofsted and Early Years and is valid for three years. This is not the Ofqual regulated version of the course and so there is no written assessment.