Paediatric First Aid – Six Hour Course
This course is suitable for Nannies wishing to join the Voluntary part of the Ofsted Childcare Register(OCR). It is also suitable for Au Pairs, Babysitters, Parents and anybody who cares for children and needs a basic course.
Delivered by paediatric specialists it includes both theory and practical sessions.
This one day (6 hour) course is delivered at your venue and can be run at the weekend by arrangement.
The OCR required syllabus covers such topics as:
- First Aid Priorities
- Dealing with an Emergency
- Choking – Child and Baby
- Resuscitation (CPR) – Child and Baby
- Bleeding and Shock
- Burns & Scalds
- Eye & Ear injuries
- Childhood illnesses including Meningitis and Febrile Convulsions
Please see below for a full list of the subjects covered.
Certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment, there is no final examination. Those delegates who complete the course, and are deemed to have reached the required standard, are awarded a certificate that is valid for three years.
We can attend and conduct a course in your work place. This proves popular in some workplaces so as to minimise disruption to the workforce
The cost of this training is £350 for up to 14 delegates to attend. This includes a certificate and manual for each delegate. There are no additional costs.
OPEN COURSE CLASSES
These are courses where you can attend or send your employees to, to acquire the qualification
(Minimum class size of 5 up to a maximum of 14)
The full list of subjects covered in accordance with Ofsted are:
a. Planning for first aid emergencies
b. Dealing with emergencies
d. Recognising and dealing with shock
e. Recognising and responding appropriately to anaphylactic shock
f. Recognising and responding appropriately to electric shock
g. Recognising and responding appropriately to bleeding
h. Responding appropriately to burns and scalds
i. Responding appropriately to choking
j. Responding appropriately to suspected fractures
k. Responding appropriately to head, neck and back injuries
l. Recognising and responding appropriately to cases of poisoning
m. Responding appropriately to foreign bodies in eyes, ears and noses
n. Responding appropriately to eye injuries
o. Responding appropriately to bites and stings
p. Responding appropriately with effects of extreme heat and cold
q. Responding appropriately to febrile convulsions
r. Recognising and responding appropriately to the emergency needs with chronic medical conditions including: - epilepsy, asthma, sickle cell, diabetes
s. Recognising and responding appropriately to meningitis and other serious sudden illness