Paediatric First Aid Level 3
This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to provide emergency care for infants and children in a range of situations. Throughout the course, you will learn about a range of common medical emergencies that can occur in infants and children, including choking, seizures, asthma, and severe allergic reactions. You will also learn how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on infants and children in an emergency.
Our experienced instructors will guide you through the practical skills required to assess and manage a range of injuries and illnesses, including fractures, burns, head injuries, and more. You will also learn how to effectively communicate with emergency services and parents, and how to manage an emergency until professional help arrives.
Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years. The 2-day course costs £770 for up to 12 learners. Prices may vary according to your unique requirements.
- Describe the role and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
- Demonstrate paediatric resuscitation
- Duty of care
- Explain the treatment for various types of shock
- Demonstrate the treatment of serious bleeding
- List chronic conditions associated with infants and children and their treatment
- Explain the management of other conditions that affect infants and children
Early Years Courses
Aim: To raise awareness of an adult's role when working with children and young people and to ensure they understand how to protect the safety of young people as well as to be aware of sensitive situations in which they may find themselves.
Aim: To introduce first aid to learners who have children and babies in their care and to enable them to recognise and respond to a paediatric emergency.
Aim: To identify the health and safety issues relating to those working in the child care environment.