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Paediatric First Aid Level 3

This is a 2 day course which is ideal for teachers, nursery staff, childminders etc. It is an Ofsted and Early years Foundation Stage (EYFS) recognised course and can be used as evidence towards the NVQ in Childcare and Education.

It covers the same subjects as the Emergency Paediatric course:

  • Role of the Paediatric First Aider
  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary assessment
  • Resuscitation (CPR) and Epilepsy
  • Airway Obstruction (Choking)
  • Wounds, Bleeding and Shock
  • Anaphylaxis

The course also covers:

  • Bone, joint and muscle injuries
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Foreign body and eye injuries
  • Chronic medical conditions and illness
  • Effects of heat and cold
  • Electric shock incidents
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Poisoning
  • Bites and Stings

Students will receive a course manual included in the price

Successful students will receive a Paediatric First Aid certificate valid for 3 years on completion of the course. To re-qualify students will need to retake this course after 3 years.

Prices range from £90 to £110

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