12 Hour Paediatric First Aid as recommended by Ofsted

By: SA First Aid Cambridge  06/01/2010
Keywords: nurseries, Suffolk, First Aid


We are offering this 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course teaches you essential First Aid and CPR skills for the care of infants and children.
The 2 day Childcare course is currently scheduled to be held in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.
 It is recommended for those professionals involved in the care of children, such as Nannies, Childminders, Nursery Nurses/assistants and schools.
Sometimes also referred to as ’Childcare in early years settings’.
As well as following a substantial syllabus of infant/child First Aid skills, you will also be taught some essential adult care skills where they differ to those appropriate to child and infant care, giving you a good all round knowledge.
Course contents includes:
  • Introduction
  • Scene assessment
  • Barrier use
  • 1 person CPR
  • Choking management
  • Shock management
  • Spinal injury management 
  • Secondary  assessment
  • Asthma
  • Allergic reaction (anaphylaxis)
  • Poisoning
  • Diabetes
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Sickle cell anaemia
  • Head injury
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Management of burns and scalds
  • Hypo/hyper thermia
  • First aid boxes and accident reporting
The 12 Hour Paediatric Childcare First Aid course will include instructor led theory sessions, together with video examples and hands on practical sessions using child/infant mannequins.
You will be able to learn these skills in a relaxed, low stress environment, designed to promote confidence and upon successful completion of the course a certificate will be issued.
This 12 hour Childcare First Aid Course is recognised by Organisations such as Ofsted and Surestart and is valid for three years.
HSE now strongly recommend you carry out to avoid  skill fade, ensuring your knowledge is updated with all new First Aid Regulations as per the UK Resuscitation Council
All our courses are up to date with latest regulation developments.
For further details of our 12 hour Childcare First Aid courses or to book a place, please contact us on 0845 057 3762 or

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