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AECC University College

Parkwood Campus

13-15 Parkwood Road

Bournemouth

BH5 2DF

United Kingdom

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** There are a limited number of places available at the early booking discounted price (as shown above). Once these have sold, places will revert to the standard price (+ 20% on the above price) **

Registration Saturday: 08:45

Saturday: 09:00-17:00

Sunday: 09:00-17:00

This course is accredited for 14 CPD Hours by the European Academy of Chiropractic.

We want to reduce our impact on the environment by limiting the amount of paper we are using for our CPD courses. Course notes: Not provided in hard copy. You will be notified by email to access notes via Dropbox or similar (this is free to access and you will not need to set up a Dropbox account)


Presented by Sonja Blackburn

On successful completion of this 2-day course candidates will qualify with an Award in Paediatric First Aid. The qualification meets and exceeds the standards required by organisations such as Ofsted and EYFS

To feel confident and competent to deliver first aid to the paediatric patient. You will learn how to deal with basic first aid situations & life-threatening emergencies. By the end of the course you will be able to:


Unit 1

• 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 or a child who is unresponsive

• Be able to provide first aid for an infant or a child who is choking

• Be able to provide first aid for an infant or a child with external bleeding

• Know how to provide first aid for an infant or a child who is suffering from shock

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child with bites, stings and minor injuries


Unit 2

• Be able to provide first aid for an infant or a child with suspected injuries to bones, muscles and joints

• Be able to provide first aid for an infant or a child with suspected head or spinal injuries

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child with an acute medical condition or sudden illness

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child who is experiencing extremes of body temperature

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child who has sustained an electric shock

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child with burns and scalds

• Know how to provide first aid to an infant or child with suspected poisoning

• Be able to provide first aid to an infant or child with anaphylaxis

By Monday Morning:

• Delegates will feel more confident in how to deal with first aid emergencies that may arise whilst in a clinical setting or at home with their family

• Upon successful completion they will gain a fully recognised certificate in Paediatric First Aid

• We usually use FAIB (First Aid Industry Body). Other awarding bodies are available upon request

DAY ONE

09:00 – 10:00 Registration & Introductions followed by introduction to the principals of first aid, roles & responsibilities, fears of first aid, first aid kits, accident reporting

10:00 – 10:45 Scene safety & recovery positions for adults, children & infants

10:45 – 11:00 Tea Break

11:00 – 12:00 Cardiac Arrest and how to perform CPR on infant, children & adults

12:00 – 13:00 Continuation of CPR techniques and how to use an AED

13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 – 15:00 How to deal with an infant/child/adult who is choking & how to treat minor injuries

15:00 – 15:30 How to treat a serious bleed and deal with embedded objects and foreign bodies

15:30 – 15:45 Tea Break

15:45 – 16:15 How to manage a patient suffering from shock. How to manage a person how has fainted. Management of internal bleeding

16:15 - 17:00 Managing paediatric illnesses, injuries and emergencies. Illness assessment for the paediatric patient

DAY TWO

09:00 – 10:00 How to manage a patient with a suspected spinal injury, injury assessment & how to treat strains/sprains

10:00 – 10:45 Assessment and treatment for head injuries & eye injuries

10:45 – 11:00 Tea Break

11:00 – 12:00 Temperature related illnesses (Heat stroke/heat exhaustion, hyperthermia, frost bite/nip), poisoning. Treatment of burns and scalds.

12:00 – 13:00 Assessment and treatment of dislocations and fractures

13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 – 15:00 Chest injuries, fractured ribs, sucking chest wounds, crush injuries. Management of electrical injuries, asthma and hyperventilation

15:00 – 15:30 Management of anaphylactic and diabetic emergencies, epileptic seizures and febrile convulsions

15:30 – 15:45 Tea Break

15:45 – 16:15 Management of Sickle Cell, Meningitis & Croup

16:15 – 17:00 End of course exam and all paperwork checked by instructor. Certificates given upon successful completion


FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For more information contact the CPD team on +44 (0)1202 436 237 or email cpd@aecc.ac.uk.

Will lunch & refreshments be provided?

A light lunch & refreshment breaks will be provided.

What if I have a Dietary requirement?

Should you have any genuine dietary requirements please email cpd@aecc.ac.uk who will pass this information onto the catering team.

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