12 hour Paediatric First Aid

Suitable for those working with younger children.

Aims & Objectives
The aims and objectives of the 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid course are to equip all attendees working within childcare with a sound knowledge and understanding of adult, child and baby first aid procedures. All attendees will also be able to recognise childhood medical conditions and carry out the correct emergency treatment required until medical professionals arrive to assist.

Course Duration
12 Hours – This can be broken down into bite size chunks of training to suit your requirements. Training must be completed over a maximum of six weeks.

Delivery Technique
This course is delivered via a range of techniques including:

  • Instructor led presentation
  • Group practice
  • Group discussion
  • PowerPoint
  • Video presentation

The number of different methods of presentation is flexible to suit the needs of the group.

Course Assessment
This course is subject to ongoing assessment by the instructor throughout the course. There is a multiple choice theory assessment along with a short practical assessment on the final session of the training. All assessments are carried out in a low stress environment by the instructor leading the course.

Course Certification
All successful attendees will be awarded a certificate which meets all the requirements laid down by Sure Start, OFSTED, NCMA and EYFS. This certificate is valid for three years.

What do I need to host this course on site?
A room that will comfortably seat the amount of attendees and allow for floor practice for the duration of the course

Course Content

Day 1
Introduction and Course Administration
First Aid in the Childcare Environment
Primary Assessment
CPR, Adult, Child, Baby
Allergies and Anaphylactic Shock
Wounds and Bleeding
Electric Shock
Burns and Scalds
Day 2
Recap of Day One
Dressings and Bandages
Fractures and Dislocations
Secondary Survey & Recovery Position
Epilepsy & Febrile Convulsions
Conditions of Heat and Cold
Sickle Cell AnaemiaQuestions and Answers
Course Closure and Evaluation
£825 for up to 12 delegates. We can train more, just let us know.
CALL US NOW on 0845 5480521 to help us better understand your EXACT training needs or email on enquiries@schoolstaffsafety.co.uk