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Paediatric First Aid

SCQF level 6 Award in Paediatric First Aid

£130 +VAT

A 2 day (12 hour) qualification in first aid of paediatrics to equip the candidate with the skills to be able to recognise and respond to a first aid emergency safely and efficiently.

This course has been designed for professional carers of children that work as nursery practitioners, childminders, crèche workers, playschool staff or those working in a day-care setting.

Course Overview

  • Role and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
  • Appropriate contents of a first aid box
  • Incident and casualty assessment
  • Breathing problems
  • BLS and CPR
  • Poisonous and toxic substances
  • Bites and Stings
  • Foreign body in ear, nose and eyes
  • Electric shock
  • Effects of extreme heat or cold
  • Burns and scalds
  • Diabetic emergency
  • Allergic reaction
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Meningitis
  • Incident recording and reporting

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