Richard Davies

Organiser

Richard Davies
Phone
01179030060 or 07788353420
Email
richard.davies@bristol.gov.uk
The Hub - Lockleaze

Location

The Hub - Lockleaze
Bristol BS7 9FB, UK

Date

09 Jan 2020 - 20 Feb 2020

Time

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Paediatric First Aid

This 7-week course allows learners to gain a recognised qualification in paediatric first aid for use when working with children or just for peace of mind at home.

Learning objectives include:

  • Define their role as a paediatric emergency first aider and how to minimise risks to themselves and others.
  • Describe how to conduct a scene survey, a casualty assessment and call for help.
  • Demonstrate how to administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for children and infants using a mannequin doll.
  • Describe how to identify and treat a choking casualty with a partially and completely blocked airway.
  • Demonstrate how to control severe external bleeding and how to manage a casualty who is in shock.
  • Describe how to manage a casualty with a burn and other minor injuries.
  • Describe the common types of fractures and how to manage a fracture, dislocation or a suspected head, back or neck injury.

The course is open to learners (aged 19+)

A crèche will be available but places will need to be booked before the start of the course.

The course will run weekly – every Thursday – from 9th January to 20th February 2020.

To enrol, please contact Richard Davies on 07788353420 or richard.davies@bristol.gov.uk

Further info on venue : www.lockleazehub.org.uk