This one day Level 3 Emergency Paediatric First Aid course will be run in Warrington.
This course is designed for anyone wanting to become qualified in administering first aid to children and infants. For the purposes of child carers within England, Wales and Northern Ireland, this qualification partly fulfills the legal obligations under the statutory framework for the Early Year’s Foundation Stage issued by the Department for Education and Skills. If you are a Childminder or your nursery requires you to have a Level 3 Paediatric Certificate which is a 2 day course see our other listing.
This course is ideal for anyone who works with or comes into contact with infants and children in their working or voluntary roles. This course is also ideal for parents and families with young children, who wish to increase their knowledge and confidence.
The syllabus covers:
1. Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider.
1.1 Define responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
1.2 Explain how to minimise the risk of infection to self and others
1.3 Describe first aid and personal protection equipment required for emergencies
1.4 Describe how to use first aid and personal protection equipment safely
1.5 Identify what information needs to be included in an accident report/incident record
1.6 Explain reporting procedures following an accident/incident
1.7 Define an infant and a child for the purposes of first aid treatment
2. Be able to assess an emergency situation
2.1 Conduct a scene survey
2.2 Conduct a primary survey on an infant and a child
2.3 Identify when to call for help
2.4 Explain what information needs to be given when obtaining assistance
3. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally.
3.1 Assess the level of consciousness of an infant and a child
3.2 Explain why an infant and a child should be placed in the recovery position
3.3 Place an infant and a child in the recovery position
3.4 Continually monitor an infant and a child whilst they are in the recovery position
3.5 Assist an infant and a child who is experiencing a seizure
4. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally.
4.1 Identify when to administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) to an unresponsive infant and an unresponsive child who is not breathing normally
4.2 Administer CPR using an infant and a child manikin
5. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction. 5.1 Identify when a foreign body airway obstruction is: mild severe
5.2 Administer first aid to an infant and a child who is choking
6. Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding.
6.1 Describe the types and severity of bleeding
6.2 Explain the effect of severe blood loss on an infant and a child
6.3 Control external bleeding
7. Understand how to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock.
7.1 Define the term 'shock' relevant to first aid
7.2 Describe how to recognise an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
7.3 Explain how to manage the effects of shock
8. Understand how to provide first aid to an infant and a child with anaphylaxis.
8.1 List common triggers for anaphylaxis
8.2 Describe how to recognise anaphylaxis in an infant and a child
8.3 Explain how to administer first aid for an infant and a child with anaphylaxis.
16 years + Capaable of floor based work Able to read and answer a short multiple choice question assessment paper. (You will be well prepared for this)
This course has been specifically designed for companies training their employees.
Warrington, WA1 1TD
9:00am - 4:00pm, 9:00am - 4:15pm
Professional or Industry specific qualification
Richmond Training Associates
Duration: 2 days
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