First Aid at Work Course

About the Course

The Level 3 Paediatric First Aid covers a wide range of CPR and first aid skills, equipping the first-aider to administer first aid to children and infants.
This two-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills related to children, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe environment for children and infants.

The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years.

The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

Pre-Requisites

Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

Information For Everyone

Specifically, anyone who comes into contact with or works with infants and children, parents and families with young children.

Course Content

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role of the paediatric first aider
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
  • How to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a suspected fracture and a dislocation
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with burns or scalds
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a head, a neck and a back injury
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been poisoned
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has sustained an electric shock
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been bitten or stung

Assessment

Paediatric First Aid is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.

Numbers

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course per trainer more than 12 in one day other trainers will be provided. Cost will £150 per person. This cost will include all equipment, books and HSE certificates

COURSE DATES AND LOCATIONS

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Availability

RT167A NRASTC Sunday, 9 Feb & Sunday, 15 Mar 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT168A NRASTC Sunday, 15 Mar & Sunday, 5 April 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT169A NRASTC Sunday, 5 April & Sunday, 17 May 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT170A NRASTC Sunday, 17 May & Sunday, 7 June 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT171A NRASTC Sunday, 7 June & Sunday, 12 July 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT172A NRASTC Sunday, 12 July & Sunday, 6 Sept 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT173A NRASTC Sunday, 6 Sept & Sunday, 4 Oct 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT174A NRASTC Sunday, 6 Sept & Sunday, 1 Nov 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available
RT175A NRASTC Sunday, 1 Nov & Sunday, 6 Dec 2020 St. Joseph’s College Spaces available

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Availability

RT6 BH NRASTC Wednesday,15 April 2020 Battle Abbey Prep School Spaces available
RT7 BH NRASTC Wednesday,27 May 2020 Battle Abbey Prep School Spaces available
RT3 EBC NRASTC Saturday 7 March 2020 Eastbourne College Spaces Available
RT4 EBC NRASTC Saturday 23 May 2020 Eastbourne College Spaces Available
RT5 EBC NRASTC Saturday 29 August 2020 Eastbourne College Spaces Available
RT6 EBC NRASTC Saturday 12 December 2020 Eastbourne College Spaces Available

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