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Paediatric First Aid - Blended Learning

Date: 28/09/2021
Time: 9am-4.30pm
Venue: Howden Clough Community Centre
Cost (BBEST School): £95
Cost (non-BBEST School): £105
Training Provider: Purple Dog Training
Additional information:

Lunch provided

Up to 12 delegates

 

An eLearning module is completed first, in your own time. This can take up to 6 hours but progress is saved, so does not need to be completed in one go. It just needs to completed, prior to attending the one day of classroom training.

Course overview

 Aims

Attendees will learn the roles and responsibilities of the Paediatric First Aider and will be equipped with the necessary skills to administer safe and effective treatment, when dealing with a range of paediatric first aid situations. Practical and theory knowledge will be assessed through a combination of eLearning, multiple-choice question papers, formal assessments on the practical skills. This is in addition to ongoing support throughout the training.

This will then qualify them as a Paediatric First Aider, for a period of three years. This meets the requirements of EYFS, the Department for Education and OFSTED.

Outcomes

From attending the training, attendees will learn how to provide Paediatric First Aid, for a casualty with one of the following illnesses/ injuries:

  • The roles and responsibilities of a Paediatric First Aider
  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
  • Recovery Position
  • CPR and defibrillation
  • Choking
  • Head, neck and back injuries
  • Fractures
  • Anaphylaxis and allergic reactions
  • Meningitis
  • Asthma
  • Febrile Convulsions
  • Seizures
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Poisoning
  • Burns and scalds
  • Electric Shock
  • External Bleeding
  • Hypovolaemic Shock
  • Eye, ear and nose conditions
  • Bites and stings
  • Minor Injuries
  • Treatment for hot and cold body temperatures

Format

Paediatric First Aid (Blended learning) is a 12-hour course.

An eLearning module is completed first, in your own time. This can take up to 6 hours but progress is saved, so does not need to be completed in one go. It just needs to completed, prior to attending the one day of classroom training.

The one day of classroom training following this, recaps the theory knowledge gained from the eLearning and attendees are then taught and assessed on the practical elements of the training.

On successful completion of the eLearning and the practical training day, attendees receive a Paediatric First Aid certificate, which is valid for three years.

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