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Paediatric First Aid - 12 hours over 2 days - 23rd Jan and 30th Jan 2018

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Old Moat Sure Start Childrens Centre

Old Moat Lane

Manchester

M20 1DE

United Kingdom

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PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID TRAINING COURSE – 12 HOURS

The course runs on two consecutive dates - Tuesday 23rd Jan and Tuesday 30th Jan 2018

Hours of the course are 9am til 4pm on each day (light refreshments provided, but delegates to bring own lunch)

This 12-hour paediatric first aid course meets the new (March 2017) OFSTED / EYFS Guidelines and is suitable for childminders, nursery and school staff who maybe required to undertake full statutory paediatric first aid training.

What you will learn?

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider.
  • Be able to assess an emergency situation safely.

Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child:

  • who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • with external bleeding
  • with injuries to bones, joints and muscles.
  • who is unresponsive and breathing normally, including child and infant resuscitation

Understand how to administer emergency first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness:

● sickle cell crisis ● diabetic emergencies

● asthma attack ● allergic reaction

● meningitis ● febrile convulsions.

Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child:

  • who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold
  • who has sustained an electric shock
  • with burns or scalds
  • who has been poisoned
  • who has been bitten or stung
  • with minor injuries, including cuts, grazes, bumps and bruises, small splinters and nose bleeds
  • with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • with head and spinal injuries
  • with anaphylaxis
  • who is suffering from shock.

Understand how to complete records relating to illnesses, injuries and emergencies.

The course offers a practical, hands-on approach that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a real-life situation. For added reassurance, each learner is assessed throughout the course using a range of practical demonstrations, question and answer sessions, quizzes and engaging activities designed to coach and support them.

For best practice, we support the HSE recommendation to complete an annual first aid skills update.

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Old Moat Sure Start Childrens Centre

Old Moat Lane

Manchester

M20 1DE

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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