Qualification: Paediatric First Aid
Duration: 2 Days
FAA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid
This course has been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care.
It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and infants, who wish to gain a nationally accredited Level 3 Award.
This two-day course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Ofsted. In order to obtain this qualification, you must attend both days and complete the two units of accreditation.
Minimum of 12 hours over at least two days. The course should be run over two consecutive days, but we have the flexibility to accommodate your specific needs if you so desire providing it is completed within 6 weeks of starting the course and the training sessions last for a minimum of two hours.
•Responsibilities and reporting •Resuscitation •Assessment of the situation •Fainting •Dealing with an unresponsive casualty •Choking •Head injuries •Diabetes •Infantile convulsions •Foreign bodies •Control of bleeding •Anaphylaxia •Eye injuries •Fractures •Heat and Cold •Asthma •Sickle cell anaemia •Meningitis •Burns •Shock
Assessment is ongoing by the instructor in respect of the students ' practical skills and there will be multiple choice question paper to answer in respect of their knowledge.
A three year certificate will be issued, subject to assessment.
A maximum of 12 students are allowed and must be a minimum of 16 years of age.
We are able to deliver this course on your site, subject to a pre-course assessment of your premises, reducing your costs in respect of additional time out and travelling.