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First Aid Paediatric Course

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This comprehensive 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Course has been designed for anyone working with children under 8 years old.  This 12 hour course is run over two days.  The course equips the First Aider with the practical skills and knowledge to give life support, manage and treat injuries until medical assistance arrives.

Students are continuously assessed throughout the course.

Syllabus will include

  • First aid kit
  • Action planning
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Resuscitation
  • Choking
  • Asthma and diabetic emergencies
  • Head injuries
  • Seizures
  • Bleeding
  • Burns
  • Sprains, strains and fractures
  • Poisoning, bites and stings
  • Foreign objects
  • Childhood conditions

Please enquire for details as this course is run on request.