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.

*Currently running as a online Webinar via ZOOM*

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-injectible devices.

Course dates:
Tuesday 9th – Tuesday 16th March 2021

  • Evening 1: Tuesday 9th March 2021
  • Evening 2: Wednesday 10th March 2021
  • Evening 3: Monday 15th March 2021
  • Evening 4: Tuesday 16th March 2021

Monday 13th- Tuesday 20th April 2021

  • Evening 1: Monday 12th April 2021
  • Evening 2: Tuesday 13th April 2021
  • Evening 3: Monday 19th April 2021
  • Evening 4: Tuesday 20th April 2021

Tuesday 14th- Wednesday 22nd September 2021

  • Evening 1: Tuesday 14th September 2021
  • Evening 2: Wednesday 15th September 2021
  • Evening 3: Tuesday 21st September 2021
  • Evening 4: Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Limited places
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9

Mar

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Tuesday, 9 March 2021 - Tuesday, 16 March 2021

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

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT
Register3 places remaining

Tue 9 Mar 2021 - Tue 16 Mar 2021

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.

Register3 places remaining
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12

Apr

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Monday, 12 April 2021 - Tuesday, 20 April 2021

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

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT

Mon 12 Apr 2021 - Tue 20 Apr 2021

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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14

Sep

Paediatric First Aid

Belfast

£84.00

Tuesday, 14 September 2021 - Wednesday, 22 September 2021

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

  • Belfast
  • £84.00 incl. VAT

Tue 14 Sep 2021 - Wed 22 Sep 2021

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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