The Paediatric First Aid course is designed to train individuals to provide immediate First Aid care for infants and children, our course also includes adult essential skills and adult basic life support as they differ from the skills needed for infants and children.

This course complies with OFSTED Nation Standards relating to First Aid for people working with Children and Infants, Surestart requirements for the Department for Children, Schools and Families Early Years Foundation Stage.

So this course is OFSTED recommended for all staff, childminders and nannies who supervise the under 5's.

The course is delivered over 2 days.

The Certificate is valid for 3 years.

Course content:

  • Principals of First Aid

  • Scene Assessment

  • Exposure Protection

  • Primary Survey

  • Recovery Position

  • CPR - Infant, Child and Adult

  • Choking - Infant, Child and Adult

  • Severe Bleeding

  • Shock Management

  • Breathing Problems

  • Environmental Problems

  • Nervous System Problems

  • Other Medical Problems

  • Other Injuries

  • First Aid Kits

  • Accident Recording

For more information or our course dates please do not hesitate to contact Martin or Karin on 01535 665 600