PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID
Although it can sometimes be difficult in what are often emotionally-charged circumstances, First Aiders need to remain as calm and objective as possible, especially when there is a medical emergency.
The aim of this course is to equip you with the theoretical knowledge, skills and confidence you need to deal with paediatric first aid situations providing you with the training and knowledge to deal with the situation effectively.

£30 + VAT

COURSE INFORMATION
First aid covers a multitude of skill sets and responses to many medical situations. Its primary aim, is to provide immediate medical care and treatment that will either resolve the situation or provide an essential short-term emergency stop-gap until professional medical assistance is in place
Our course covers all of the key topics including: emergency planning, assessing a situation, basic Life Support, CPR, shock, fractures, bleeding and a range of other minor illness and injuries. Paediatric first aid is a skill that would be useful for anyone that works with children and infants including those working in nursery's, schools and pre-school environments, as well as professional childminders, club leaders and sports coaches
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*Please be aware that having a theoretical knowledge on its own is not enough to be considered competent in paediatric first aid and practical demonstration in some areas is required to complete this training.
Child twisted his ankle during a mountain tour. Wound broken leg.
COURSE OVERVIEW
  1. Introduction to Paediatric First Aid
  2. Planning and Preparation
  3. Essential First Aid Knowledge and Skills
  4. Basic Life Support
  5. Fractures and Head Injuries
  6. Shock, Bleeding and Dressing Wounds
  7. Specific Medical Conditions
  8. Minor Injuries
  9. First Aid Documentation and First Aid Kits
Recommended System Requirements

Browser: Up to date web browser
Video: Up to date video drivers
Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration

115 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).