QA level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

This accredited 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course will provide the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations involving children or infants. The course is delivered in line with the Early Years Foundation stage statutory framework and accredited by Qualsafe Awards.

Suitable for: Teachers, child-minders, parents and nursery school assistants .

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Aim

To provide the knowledge and practical competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations involving children or infants.

Objectives

  • Outline the role and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider, including contents of a first aid kit
  • Identify how to assess an incident, and how to record and report accidents or incidents
  • Demonstrate how to treat an infant or child who is suffering from breathing problems, head injuries, anaphylaxis, shock, insect stings, spinal injuries and chronic medical conditions.
  • Demonstrate how to deliver first aid to a child that is too hot or cold, unresponsive, choking or bleeding

 

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At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Understand the role and responsibility of the paediatric first aider
  • Assess an emergency situation safely
  • Demonstrate how to correctly manage and record any incidents/accidents, in accordance with the workplace policy
  • Provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive, choking or suffering from shock.
  • Provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding, bites, stings or other minor injuries.
  • Provide first aid to an infant and a child with a suspected fracture or head, neck or back injury.
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold, or various burns/scalds.
  • Understand how to provide first aid to an infant or child with anaphylaxis, including the use of auto-injectable devices.

Course dates:

Tuesday 3rd- Wednesday 11th August 2021

  • Evening 1: Tuesday 3rd August 2021
  • Evening 2: Wednesday 4th August 2021
  • Evening 3: Tuesday 10th August 2021
  • Evening 4: Wednesday 11th August 2021

Tuesday 5th- Tuesday 12th October 2021

  • Evening 1: Tuesday 5th October 2021
  • Evening 2: Wednesday 6th October 2021
  • Evening 3: Monday 11th October 2021
  • Evening 4: Tuesday 12th October 2021
Limited places
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14

Feb

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Monday, 14 February 2022 - Tuesday, 22 February 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT
Register6 places remaining

Mon 14 Feb 2022 - Tue 22 Feb 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

The 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course is suitable for teachers, child-minders, parents and nursery school assistants and is delivered in line with the Early Years Foundation stage statutory framework.

Register6 places remaining
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3

May

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Tuesday, 3 May 2022 - Wednesday, 11 May 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT

Tue 3 May 2022 - Wed 11 May 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

The 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course is suitable for teachers, child-minders, parents and nursery school assistants and is delivered in line with the Early Years Foundation stage statutory framework.

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9

Aug

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Tuesday, 9 August 2022 - Wednesday, 17 August 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT

Tue 9 Aug 2022 - Wed 17 Aug 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

The 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course is suitable for teachers, child-minders, parents and nursery school assistants and is delivered in line with the Early Years Foundation stage statutory framework.

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4

Oct

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Tuesday, 4 October 2022 - Thursday, 13 October 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT

Tue 4 Oct 2022 - Thu 13 Oct 2022

06:30 PM - 09:30 PM (2 weeks)

The 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course is suitable for teachers, child-minders, parents and nursery school assistants and is delivered in line with the Early Years Foundation stage statutory framework.

Cost

£84.00

Time

6.30pm-9.30pm (delivered over 4 evenings)

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