Paediatric First Aid at Work

Know-How Training and Consultancy Ltd
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2 days
100 GBP excl. VAT
Next available date: Enquire for more information - Liverpool

Course description

Paediatric First Aid at Work

The Paediatric First Aid Course is a legal requirement in the UK. This qualification meets the requirements for first aid training, as detailed in the Department for Education’s Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), as well as those for Childcare Registration and Ofsted.

Know-How & Consultancy Training Ltd provides an extensive training for individuals who care for children and babies. This two-day course provides the skills and knowledge necessary when dealing with various paediatric conditions and incidents.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This qualification is available to learners 14 years of age or older. However, they may be unable to act as a Paediatric First Aider in a workplace before they reach the age of 16.

Candidates are recommended to have literacy of Level 1 Paediatric First Aid at Work, or its equivalent. A candidate’s skill and ability to respond to the physical demands of a real-life situation will also be gauged.

A reasonable adjustment for candidates who have a disability, a medical condition, or learning need may be possible. Interested candidates may contact us to discuss the details.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon successful completion, learners will be awarded a Paediatric First Aid Level 3 certificate by First Aid Awards (FAA) — a body regulated by SQA Accreditation and Of qual. This qualification will be valid for three years. Know-How Training Ltd’s qualifications are aligned with that of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) and the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

Training Course Content

Our course syllabus includes:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a Paediatric First Aider
  • Preparing for first aid emergencies and creating a safe environment for the child
  • Resuscitation
  • Artificial ventilation and CPR for babies and children
  • Placing the baby or child in the recovery position
  • Assessment of a child casualty

Through our Paediatric First Aid Course, learners will also learn how to recognise and deal with:

  • Bites and stings
  • The effects of extreme heat and cold
  • Choking
  • Eye injuries
  • Foreign objects in the eyes, ears and noses
  • Shock
  • Electric Shock
  • Anaphylactic Shock
  • Possible poisoning
  • Bleeding
  • Burns and scalds
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Head, neck and back injuries
  • Fractures
  • Meningitis and other serious sudden illnesses
  • The emergency needs of chronic medical conditions including asthma, epilepsy, diabetes and sickle cell

The Paediatric First Aid Course also covers basic adult first aid skills, including details on creating accident reports and administering medication, which are especially useful for those who work in childcare settings.

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At Know-How Training & Consultancy we deliver quality health and safety training & consultancy. Our Trainers are consultants to various SMEs. We have a professional team of accredited training consultants, each have a wealth of skill, knowledge and experience to...

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Unit 1, 32 Bankfield Street
L20 8EJ Liverpool

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