Description

COURSE AIM:

To ensure candidates are competent with all skills and knowledge in Paediatric First Aid. This course is compliant with NICMA and Surestart standards.

THE COURSE INCLUDES:

  • How to assess an emergency incident
  • Basic Life Support on a child/baby
  • How to care for an unconscious casualty
  • Epilepsy, febrile convulsions
  • Head, neck, spinal injuries
  • Treatment of airway disorders
  • How to control all bleeding
  • How to recognise and treat shock
  • How to report an incident
  • Treatment of burns
  • Recognition and treatment of fractures
  • Poisoning
  • Sickle Cell Anaemia
  • Diabetes
  • Meningitis
  • Eye injuries
  • Foreign Bodies (inserted in ears, nose etc.)
  • Bites (Insect, dog etc.)

DURATION OF COURSE:  12 hours taught over 2 days

CERTIFICATION:  3 – Year certificate of competency following successful assessment

PRE REQUISITE:  Minimum of 10 persons

TRAINERS:  Fully qualified and accredited

 

 

Future Quals Training Centre – AC326

Highfield Training Centre – 15798

Registered as an approved Training Provider

Approved by Training and Employment Agency