Paediatric First Aid Training Two Day Course

Course description

This Paediatric First Aid Two Day training course is designed for Child minders, Nannies, Playgroup personnel and anyone whose profession involves the care of infants and young children. First aid training courses accredited with various Councils.

Who is the course suitable for?

This 12 hour (2 day) paediatric first aid course complies with Ofsted National Standards relating to First Aid for people working with children and infants and Sure Start requirements for the Department for Education, Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).

What you will learn on the paediatric first aid course

The paediatric first aid training involves the theory required and practical exercises using infant and child size manikins and covers how to deal with emergency situations involving children and infants.

Learning Outcomes

Paediatric First Aid Two Day TrainingDay 1

  • Emergency Plan
  • Set Up and Barriers
  • Initial Assessment and Recovery Position
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Choking Management
  • Illness Assessment
  • Respiratory Problems
  • asthma, croup, epiglottis
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Meningitis
  • Sickle Cell Anaemia
  • Seizures
  • Diabetes

Day 2

  • Revision and Practical Assessment
  • Contents of First Aid Kits and Accident Reporting
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Shock Management
  • Injury Assessment
  • Spine and Head Injuries
  • Fractures and Dislocations
  • Eyes, Ears, Nose Problems
  • Burns including electric shock
  • Poisoning
  • Exposure to Cold and Heat
  • Theory Assessment
Assessment and certification

After completing a final assessment on the paediatric first aid course, successful candidates receive a recognised first aid certificate valid for three years.

Duration of the paediatric first aid course

2 days (7 hours per day including breaks)

Cost of the paediatric first aid training

Up to 6 people £895 plus VAT
Up to 12 people £1,400 plus VAT

All costs are fully inclusive of:
Onsite delivery, travel, paediatric first aid course materials, books and accredited paediatric first aid certification.
We work with each client individually so please let us know if you have any specific paediatric first aid training requirements prior to training.

Updated October 2023

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