Paediatric First Aid

This course is designed to provide training in First Aid for infants and children. This course will provide successful candidates with a basic knowledge of First Aid for infants and children.

Who Should Attend:

Parents and others who undertake the care of infants and children.

Objectives – On completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe and demonstrate Basic First Aid
  • Be aware of the responsibilities of a First Aider
  • Understand and demonstrate essential life saving skills

Course Syllabus:

  • Responsibilities of a First Aider
  • CPR for children and Infants
  • How to react in an emergency situation
  • Child and Infant Choking
  • Bleeding first aid
  • Dealing with unconscious Children and Infants
  • Febrile Seizures, Epilepsy, Diabetes and Asthma
  • Meningitis and Poisoning
  • Fractures and soft tissue injuries
  • Burns first aid

Course Duration:
1 Day

Max Participants:
10

Certification:
All participants will receive a certificate of attendance. Refresher course is recommended every 2 years.