Paediatric First Aid (12hr)
EYFS Compliant & OFSTED Recognised.
Our Paediatric First Aid Courses are our most popular courses. From the start of our company we have always specialised in this training, we are passionate about our courses and understand the needs of early years practitioners, we have designed this course to meet those needs.
The course will provide all practitioners with the confidence to deal with emergencies involving the children in their care.
The course is very informal and relaxed and has been enjoyed by thousands of people over the years.
Our tutors are all experienced in Pre Hospital Care and will impart hands on practical skills throughout your course. Our guarantee to you is that your training will be worthwhile and fun.
This 12hr course is a requirement of all Childcare Practitioners who require registration by OFSTED, this includes Childminders, Nannies, Nursery Practitioners, Pre School and After School Club Staff. The course is also suitable for Security / Close Protection Officers who may have to deal with Paediatric emergencies.
Topics covered on this course include:
• Incident management
• Assessing Paediatric casualties
• Management of the unconscious casualty
• Resuscitation of babies and children
• Airway obstruction
• Management of the Asthmatic child
• Control of severe bleeding
• Management of the epileptic and convulsive child
• Head injuries
• Anaphylactic shock and the use of an Epi Pen, Jext Pen and Emerade Pen.
• Burns and scalds
• Eye injuries
• Sickle cell
• Heat exhaustion
This course meets the criteria required by The Department for Education and Skills (DFES). On successful completion a nationally Lakes Medics Training qualification valid for three years will be awarded. To book on to any of these courses please complete the form below. This course can be run at your location for group bookings, contact our office for more information.