This accredited qualification provides theoretical and practical training in emergency first aid techniques that are specific to infants aged under 1, and children aged from 1 year old to the onset of puberty. Learners undertaking this qualification will be able to provide support to the paediatric first aider to maintain the welfare of infants and children.
What does it cover?
Learners will become familiar with the role of the paediatric first aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as a child or an infant who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock or anaphylaxis.
How long does it last?
This qualification consists of one mandatory unit and is typically delivered over a period of 1 day with a minimum contact time of 6 hours.
All successful students will be issued with an Emergency Paediatric First Aid certificate.
Upon successful completion learners may wish to continue their development via the completion of any of the following:
Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (FAW) (QCF)
Level 3 Award in First Aid Response
Level 2 Award in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillation (QCF)
For further information on this qualification, or to enrol now, you can contact Teach Me via:
Phone: (+44)7564 80 25 25
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