This 1 day course is designed for those learners wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
Learners will become familiar with the role of the paediatric first-aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as a child or an infant who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock or anaphylaxis.
Who should attend?
Parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or those responsible for caring for infants and children who are not required to have an Ofsted/EYFS qualification, but want to learn about Emergency Paediatric First Aid.
A written or oral exam and practical assessment.
Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid valid for 3 years.