TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/16
A comprehensive training course covering the skills needed for paediatric first aid, this is perfect for learners who work with children.
The number of people we have trained is continuously growing!
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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.
- 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
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.
2 days (12 hours)
Maximum number of learners
QCF - To Be Withdrawn 31/12/2016
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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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