Paediatric first aid is an ideal first aid course if you work or intend to work within a childcare setting and want to be included in the Child : Staff ratios.
This course will teach you how to give high-quality CPR to an infant, child, and Adult and also how to use a defibrillator (AED) safely and confidently. You will also learn how to recognise and treat minor conditions and ailments such as giving assistance to someone who is choking, having a seizure, in medical shock, suffering from asthma, suffering from anaphylaxis, or having been poisoned, and much more.
You will learn how to provide treatment for fractures, spinal injuries, and head injuries.
Also learning how to treat minor burns, scalds, minor cuts and wounds, insect bites and stings and minor bleeds too.
This Paediatric first aid course is also available as an on company site option.
On successfully passing your practical assessments and your 40 MCQ paper you will be awarded the following qualification.
QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
This qualification will be valid for 3 years from your assessment date.
You will receive an A4 QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
You will receive a pdf QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) for attaching to files etc.
Course Pre- requisites:
This qualification is available to those over 16 years.
Due to the language of the assessment, it is recommended that learners have sufficient command of the English language in order to understand the assessment and to undertake the recommended assessment methods.
Attendees will be required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in a real work environment. This includes providing CPR to a casualty who is on the floor, therefore be physically capable of doing so.