Paediatric First Aid Course – Leicester

2-Day Level 3 OSTED Approved Paediatric First Aid Course Delivered In Our Leicester Centre Or At Your Workplace.
Full Time

Course Overview

👶 QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid Course in Leicester (RQF)

This course has been specifically designed to meet the criteria set by the Department of Education's EYFS Framework and is ideal for:

👉 Individuals who have obtained a level 2 and/or level 3 childcare qualification and have started working in an early years setting, aiming to meet the staff-to-child ratios required by the EYFS.

👉 Registered childminders and assistants who need to comply with the EYFS requirements by holding a current and full paediatric first aid certificate.

👉 Parents, grandparents, or anyone with a non-professional involvement with infants and children, seeking to learn critical paediatric first aid skills.

Furthermore, newly qualified entrants to an early years setting who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after June 30, 2016, must obtain a full paediatric first aid or an emergency paediatric first aid certificate within three months of commencing work. 📅

This course runs from 9:00 - 16:00.

🔍 Entry Requirements

Learners must be at least 14 years old and capable of performing practical tasks at floor level on the first day of training. 🧒📏

📚 Course Content 🩺

The course covers the following topics:

1️⃣ Roles and responsibilities of baby/child first aiders 🤱👶2️⃣ Infant CPR and safe use of an AED 💓🩺

3️⃣ Child CPR and safe use of an AED 💓🩺

4️⃣ Choking casualty 🤐👧

5️⃣ Paediatric wounds, bleeding, and shock 🩸💥6️⃣ Unconscious casualty 😴🚑

7️⃣ Management of paediatric fractures 🦴🚑

8️⃣ Management of anaphylaxis 🌡️😷

9️⃣ Catastrophic bleeding (optional) 🩸💔

🔟 Spinal injuries 🦴🔒

1️⃣1️⃣ Head injuries 🤕🧠

1️⃣2️⃣ Burns 🔥🤕

1️⃣3️⃣ High temperature 🌡️🤒

1️⃣4️⃣ Bites and stings 🕷️🐝

1️⃣5️⃣ Poisoning ☠️🤢

📅 Validity of Paediatric First Aid Course

After completing the assessment, students will receive a certificate. Paediatric First Aid courses are valid for three years. 📜✅

💰 Course Cost 💸

Our Paediatric First Aid Course costs £85 per person or £695 for group bookings of up to 12 learners. 💷👥

🔍 What to Expect on a Paediatric First Aid Course? 🤔

Paediatric First Aid courses are designed to provide childcare professionals with the skills and knowledge to handle a range of first aid emergencies involving children. The courses cover various topics, from dealing with minor injuries to more serious medical conditions. Basic life support techniques such as CPR are also included. 👩‍⚕️👨‍⚕️🚑

🏫 Which First Aid Course is Needed for Schools? 🎒

As you'll be responsible for the safety of adults and children, it is necessary to have people qualified in adult first aid as well. In this instance, we recommend our EFAW + Paediatric First Aid Course. This comprehensive course will give your team the confidence to handle all scenarios. Please reach out to us if you need further information or advice. 🏥📚👨‍🏫

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Course Type

Our first aid courses are available either as public courses or on-site courses for groups of up to 12 people. on-site courses are priced at £495 per day and include training manuals and certification.

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On completion of your course you will receive an industry recognised certificate from the first aid industry board (FAIB).

FAIB Accredited First Aid Courses

The First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) is a trade body for the first-aid sector that sets guidelines for qualifications. To be accepted by the FAIB, you must show evidence of high-quality first-aid training and quality management standards. The FAIB is a well-established organisation that regulates hundreds of training institutions across the country.

FOFATO Members

We are affiliated with the Federation of First Aid Training Organizations (FOFATO).

The FOFATO was created to raise the standards of First Aid and, as a result, raise public awareness of the profession. Since 2007, the HSE has recognized the FOFATO as the main consulting organisation in matters regarding First Aid.

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