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Paediatric First Aid Training

Course level: All

Course tutor: Notts Save A Life

Target groups: Practitioners in private, voluntary and independent early years settings and schools and child-minders. Staff in foundation units in schools are welcome to attend.

About this course

This course will cover the requirement of the EYFS that all staff hold a current Paediatric First Aid Certificate (12 hour).

The course will cover the following areas:

  • be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take
  • help a baby or child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • help a baby or child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • help a baby or child who is having a seizure
  • help a baby or child who is choking
  • help a baby or child who is bleeding
  • help a baby or child who is suffering from shock caused by severe blood loss (hypovolemic shock)
  • help a baby or child who is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  • help a baby or child who has had an electric shock
  • help a baby or child who has burns or scalds
  • help a baby or child who has a suspected fracture
  • help a baby or child with head, neck or back injuries
  • help a baby or child who is suspected of being poisoned
  • help a baby or child with a foreign body in eyes, ears or nose
  • help a baby or child with an eye injury
  • help a baby or child with a bite or sting
  • help a baby or child who is suffering from the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • help a baby or child having: a diabetic emergency; an asthma attack; an allergic reaction; meningitis; and/or febrile convulsions
  • understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider (including appropriate contents of a first aid box and the need for recording accidents and incidents).

On completion of the courses delegates will receive a certificate which is valid for 3 years.

It is a requirement of this course that delegates attend the full 12 hours training in order to receive their certificate.

Cost

The following costs will apply to this training course:

  • NCC EY provider: £75
  • City EY provider: £75
  • City school: £100
  • NCC school: £100
  • Non-Nottinghamshire Provider: £100.

Course dates

Dates Time Venue How To Book
18 May 2019 and 1 June 2019 9.30am to 4.30pm County Hall, Loughborough Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7QP Book Online Using Eventbrite
3 July 2019 and 10 July 2019 9.30am to 4.30pm Summit Centre, Pavilion Road, Kirkby In Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 7LL Book Online Using Eventbrite

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