Paediatric First Aid

TQUK Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF) - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/16

on Tuesday, 03 March 2015. Posted in Paediatric First Aid

TQUK Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF) - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/16

Who is it for?

Infants and children have small, delicate frames, and may need different first aid treatment to adults. This accredited course is ideal for people working in nurseries and schools, training them how to effectively treat the children in their care, and deal with incidents not usually found in adults.

This course will change to RQF from QCF on 1st January 2017. Existing qualifications will still be valid when this change occurs.

Course features

  • Certificate for every learner
  • Engaging teaching methods including demonstrations, role plays and discussions
  • First aid manual included
  • This course meets all of the OFSTED requirements for first aid provision in schools

Topics covered

By the end of the course, students will understand the role of paediatric first aider, and be able to provide treatment for infants and children in a range of situations, including foreign body airway obstructions, shock and common minor injuries. Download our course PDF for the full outline.

Key facts

Course duration
1 day (6 hours)

Maximum number of learners
12

Certificate validity
3 Years

Course progression
Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid at Work (QCF)

Accreditation
QCF 

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imperative training is the largest independent provider of first aid training in the UK, and we're happy to provide in-house training wherever you are. Learn about the full range of courses we offer, or use the box below to contact our friendly team for more information.

 

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TQUK Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

on Tuesday, 03 March 2015. Posted in Paediatric First Aid

TQUK Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

Who is it for?

As children and infants are much smaller and delicate in comparison to adults, they will require a different delivery of first aid care in the event of an accident or injury.

This accredited course is ideal for those working within nurseries and schools to provide them with the skills to effectively treat children in their care and provide them with the knowledge to take action in an emergency situation.

This course is also assessed under the new RQF Framework. You can learn more about these changes in our informative blog which covers the new learning outcomes. 

Course features

  • Certificate for every learner
  • Engaging teaching methods including demonstrations, role plays and discussions
  • First aid manual included
  • This course meets all of the OFSTED requirements for first aid provision in schools

Topics covered

Upon completion of the course, students will be able to understand the role of a paediatric first aider and will be able to provide effective first aid treatment to infants and children suffering from a range of injuries including shock, choking and minor injuries.

You can download our course PDF for the full outline.

Key facts

Course duration
1 day (6 hours)

Maximum number of learners
12

Certificate validity
3 Years

Course progression
Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid at Work (QCF)

Accreditation
RQF 

Learn with us

imperative training is the largest independent provider of first aid training in the UK, and we're happy to provide in-house training wherever you are. Learn about the full range of courses we offer, or use the box below to contact our friendly team for more information.

 

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TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/16

on Tuesday, 31 March 2015. Posted in Paediatric First Aid

TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/16

When a child is injured or taken ill, your approach to first aid will be different to the way treatment is administered to adults.

A child could potentially be more distressed than an adult, even with less serious injuries, while some medical equipment requires specialist child-friendly components. For example, defibrillators come with pads specifically designed for use with children suffering a cardiac arrest.

This 2-day paediatric first aid course will ensure you know how to deal with injuries to children in your care and take confident, decisive action to treat a range of injuries.

This course will change to RQF from QCF on 1st January 2017. Existing qualifications will still be valid when this change occurs.

Who is it for?

Most professionals working in childcare need to have some form of first aid training. This course is ideal for anyone working directly with children, such as teachers and classroom assistants, as well as workers in places where children are likely to be visiting, such as leisure centres and tourist attractions.

Learning about paediatric first aid will ensure your company is best placed to deal with these incidents and is aware of the most up-to-date advice on the subject.

Course features

  • Nationally-recognised QCF accreditation
  • Engaging, hands-on demonstrations that prepare you for realistic scenarios
  • Step-by-step guides you can follow in an emergency situation
  • Opportunity to ask questions and put your mind at ease
  • First aid advice manual
  • Certificate for every participant
  • Experienced trainers available nationwide
  • This course meets all of the OFSTED requirements for first aid provision in schools

Topics Covered

The key to this session is ensuring you are prepared for a wide range of accidents and injuries that could befall a child. 

You will learn how to assess an emergency situation and act effectively while the course also covers how to treat an unconscious child or a child who has swallowed something and has an obstruction in their airway.

Important information

Course duration
2 days (12 hours)

Maximum number of learners
12

Certificate validity
3 Years

Accreditation
QCF - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/2016

Book your place

If you would like to be a part of our next paediatric first aid course, download our brochure for more details or give us a call on the telephone number above.

Don't forget that we also have Emergency Paediatric First Aid courses as well, which covers some of the more serious emergency scenarios you might have to deal with.

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TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) Blended

on Friday, 12 August 2016. Posted in Paediatric First Aid

TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) Blended

When a child is injured or taken ill, your approach to first aid will be different to the way treatment is administered to adults.

A child could potentially be more distressed than an adult, even with less serious injuries, while some medical equipment requires specialist child-friendly components. For example, defibrillators come with pads specifically designed for use with children suffering a cardiac arrest.

This industry leading 2-day (1 day in a classroom, 1 day online learning) blended paediatric first aid course offers flexibility and will ensure you know how to deal with injuries to children in your care and take confident, decisive action to treat a range of injuries.

Who is it for?

Most professionals working in childcare need to have some form of first aid training. This course is ideal for anyone working directly with children, such as nursery staff, teachers and classroom assistants, as well as workers in places where children are likely to be visiting, such as leisure centres and tourist attractions.

Learning about paediatric first aid will ensure your company is best placed to deal with these incidents and is aware of the most up-to-date advice on the subject.

Course features

  • Blended format allows learners to gain underpinning knowledge online prior to practical aspect.
  • Nationally-recognised QCF accreditation
  • Engaging, hands-on demonstrations that prepare you for realistic scenarios
  • Step-by-step guides you can follow in an emergency situation
  • Opportunity to ask questions and put your mind at ease
  • First aid advice manual
  • Certificate for every participant
  • Experienced trainers available nationwide
  • This course meets all of the OFSTED requirements for first aid provision in schools

Topics Covered

The focus of this session is ensuring you are prepared for a wide range of accidents and injuries that could happen to a child in your care.

You will learn how to assess an emergency situation and act effectively while the course also covers how to treat an unconscious child or a child who has swallowed something and has an obstruction in their airway.

Important information

Course duration
2 days (12 hours - 6 hours online, 6 hours classroom based)

Maximum number of learners
12

Certificate validity
3 Years

Accreditation
QCF

Book your place

If you would like to be a part of our next paediatric first aid course, download our brochure for more details or give us a call on the telephone number above.

Don’t forget we also provide a traditional classroom version of this course if Blended Learning isn’t for you.

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TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

on Tuesday, 31 March 2015. Posted in Paediatric First Aid

TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

When a child is injured or taken ill, your approach to first aid will be different to the way treatment is administered to adults.

A child may show more signs of distress than an adult, even if their injuries are less severe and some medical equipment used may need additional components to make them more child-friendly. For example, defibrillators can be used safely on children only when paediatric pads are attached, these pads are specifically designed for use on children suffering a cardiac arrest.

This 2-day paediatric first aid course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to provide effective care to children suffering a range of injuries, allowing you to take confidence and decisive action to promote recovery.

This course is also assessed under the new RQF Framework. You can learn more about these changes in our informative blog which covers the new learning outcomes.

 

Who is it for?

We advise that any individual working within the childcare industry to have some form of first aid training. This course is essential for anyone working directly with children including teachers, nursery assistants and also those working in locations where children are likely to visit such as leisure centres and tourist attractions.

Understanding paediatric first aid will allow your company to effectively deal with incidents and will be able to provide the most effective and up-to-date care based on their training.

Course features

  • Nationally-recognised RQF accreditation
  • Engaging, hands-on demonstrations to prepare you for realistic scenarios
  • Step-by-step guides to help provide the most effective treatment
  • Opportunity to ask questions and put your mind at ease
  • First aid advice manual
  • Certificate for every successful participant
  • Experienced trainers available nationwide
  • This course meets all of the OFSTED requirements for first aid provision in schools

Topics Covered

This session will cover all necessary topic to ensure you are prepared for a wide range of accidents and injuries which a child may be affected by.

You will learn how to assess an emergency situation and respond to this effectively as well as gaining the knowledge as to how to treat an unconcious child or a child that has swallowed something and is choking as a result of an obstruction in their airway

Important information

Course duration
2 days (12 hours)

Maximum number of learners
12

Certificate validity
3 Years

Accreditation
RQF

Book your place

If you would like to gain a qualification in Paediatric First Aid, you can download our brochure for more details or give our helpful team a call on the telephone number above.

Don't forget that we also have Emergency Paediatric First Aid courses as well, which covers some of the more serious emergency scenarios you might have to deal with.

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