AWARD IN EMERGENCY PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID

Introduction

This qualification is designed to equip learners with knowledge and skills required to administer first aid and to assist in gaining employment in a childcare environment.

This qualification is suitable for those working with children, eg nursery and school staff, childminders, parent helpers and alsoother learners who wish to develop their first aid skills further.

Location:

Both Campus Sites

Duration

1 day, 09:00 - 16:30
2 evenings, 18:00 - 21:00

Price

£70.00

Entry Requirements

Learners must be 16 years or older

Course Content

Unit: GN0V 46

The Award develops basic skills in emergency paediatric first aid and focuses on the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider and knowing how to deal with emergency situations safely.

In addition, it covers practical activities such as: providing first aid to a child who is unresponsive; providing first aid in choking situations; providing first aid to a child in shock; controlling external bleeding; and administering first aid for bites, stings and minor injuries.

Assessments

Continual practical and theory assessments

Course Contact Details

E: shortcourses@dumgal.ac.uk
T: 01387 734199