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.
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.
Thursday 6 and Friday 7 August 2020
9.00am - 4.00pm
The Lenton Centre, community Room, Willoughby Street, Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 1RQ
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