A comprehensive course providing sufficient knowledge and practical skills to allow the candidate to deal with sudden illness and emergencies with children. This course is particularly suited to Mangers and supervisors of schools and nurseries, but is also valuable for all child minders and school and nursery staff .
The two day course provides in-depth knowledge and allows opportunities to practice first aid skills.
Duration 2 days, (no examination) Normal hours 9am - 4.45pm each day
Aims and Objectives: On completion of the course the candidate will be able to deal with:
Action at an emergency
Wounds and bleeding
Recognition of illness
Resuscitation procedures C.P.R techniques
Dealing with Shock
Miscellaneous illnesses and injuries
Record keeping etc
On successful completion candidates will be awarded a Certificate in Paediatric First Aid valid for three years.