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Emergency Paediatric First Aid Training Courses, Ellesmere Port and Blackburn

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Emergency Paediatric First Aid Training Course

QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
1-Day Course Available to book at our Ellesmere Port Medical Education Centre for only £66

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid is a regulated qualification that equips individuals with the knowledge and skills to handle emergency situations involving children and infants. It is accredited by Qualsafe Awards and meets the criteria set by the Department for Education's EYFS Framework.

On succesful completion of the course you will receive a  QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

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Emergency Paediatric First Aid 

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid is aimed at a broad audience involved in childcare: Early years childcare professionals: This includes nannies, nursery workers, and anyone who works in an early years setting. The qualification fulfills the requirements of the EYFS Framework, allowing them to be included in staff-to-child ratios. Teachers: This course is beneficial for teachers who work with children of all ages, equipping them to handle potential emergencies in the classroom. Parents, guardians, and grandparents: Anyone caring for children can benefit from this course. It provides them with the knowledge and skills to act effectively in a first-aid situation involving a child under their care.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course

The Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid focuses on equipping you to respond to various childhood emergencies. Here's a breakdown of the core subjects taught in the course:

Emergency Assessment: Learn how to safely assess a paediatric emergency situation, including recognising danger signs and prioritising actions.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Children: This covers CPR techniques for infants and children, as well as using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).

Management of an Unresponsive Child: Develop the skills to handle situations where a child is unconscious or unresponsive.

Choking Management: The course teaches you how to identify and address choking incidents in both infants and children.

Childhood Illness and Injuries: Gain knowledge on how to respond to common childhood illnesses and injuries, including:
  • Meningitis
  • Head injuries
  • Seizures
  • Bleeding (external)
  • Bites and stings
  • Fractures, sprains, and other musculoskeletal injuries
  • Allergic reactions (anaphylaxis)
  • Asthma

In addition to these core subjects, the course may also cover:

Record Keeping and Reporting: Understand how to properly document and report accidents or incidents involving children.

The Role and Responsibilities of a Paediatric First Aider: Learn about the legal and ethical considerations related to paediatric first aid.

Content of a First-Aid Kit: Gain familiarity with the essential items in a first-aid kit and their appropriate use in a paediatric setting.

Course Details

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Duration: 1 Day Training Course

Course Cost: £66

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Training Course Prerequisites

A basic command of English language. You must be at least 14 years old.

Course Location

This course can be taken at our conveniently located Medical Education Centre. We also offer flexible in-house training options for organisations like nurseries, and schools.

If you'd prefer to have the course delivered at your location, feel free to contact Louise on 0151 458 8768  to discuss details and explore our in-house training options.

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Department for Education

Newly qualified entrants to an early years setting who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after 30th June 2016, must also have either a full Paediatric First Aid or an Emergency Paediatric First Aid certificate within three months of starting work.

Medical Education Group LTD is a Qualsafe Registered Centre.
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