Paediatric First Aid (PFA) 2 day Course Level 2 Award in Paediatric First Aid

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This course have been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care. We cover everything you need to know so you can gain the paediatric first aid certificate. Our high-quality paediatric first aid courses will help you get your national paediatric first aid certificate, valid for three years, meet Ofsted’s requirements for providing first aid for infants and young children, comply with an Ofsted inspection.

Course Content Includes

Our expert first aid trainers will take you through:

Day 1: Emergency First Aid in the Workplace

  • Introduction
  • The role of the Paediatric First Aider
  • Incident and casualty assessment
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Choking
  • External bleeding and hypovolemic shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Written assessments

Day 2: Management of Paediatric illness, injuries and emergencies

  • Introduction
  • Injuries to bones, joints and muscles
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • Asthma
  • Sickle cell crisis
  • Diabetic emergencies
  • Meningitis
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Extremes of heat & cold
  • Electric shock
  • Stings
  • Burns and scalds
  • Poisons
  • Grazes
  • Practical and written assessment

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Paediatric First Aid (Pfa) 2 Day Course Level 2 Award In Paediatric First Aid