Paediatric First Aid

A practical and helpful course that will help you deal with health emergencies in babies and children. Learners can opt for qualification with this course. Increase your skills and self-confidence in dealing with paediatric emergencies and managing illnesses and injuries safely.

Learning objectives include:

  • Describe the roles and responsibilities of a Paediatric First Aider.
  • List what to look for and describe how to complete a primary survey correctly.
  • Explain and demonstrate the Recovery Position correctly.
  • State the principles of resuscitation and demonstrate procedure following instructions showing the reason for doing it.
  • Demonstrate effective and relevant ways to respond to a range of emergency situations including choking, shock, concussion, burns, bites/stings, poisoning and fractures.
  • Correctly assess how to deal with minor and major wounds.
  • Apply knowledge in how to manage a range of illnesses and health conditions in babies and children.
  • Evaluate own skills and confidence levels in dealing with first aid situations.

This course is aimed at learners (aged 19+) wanting to learn basic First Aid for babies and children. The course is accredited with an opportunity to gain a recognised qualification.

There is a fee of £48.00 for this course unless learner is working on low income or on means-tested benefits and can provide sufficient evidence of this.

There is a crèche provided but places must be booked before the course starts.

The course will run weekly – every Thursday – from 25th April to 20th June 2019

To enrol, please contact Julie St Jean Dick 07469413348 or email julie.st.jean.dick@bristol.gov.uk

Further information: See website stphilipsmarshnursery.co.uk

Date

25 Apr 2019 - 20 Jun 2019

Time

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
St Philips Marsh Nursery School

Location

St Philips Marsh Nursery School
Albert Cres, Bristol BS2 0SU
Julie St Jean Dick

Organiser

Julie St Jean Dick
Phone
07469413348 or 0117 903 9750
Email
julie.st.jean.dick@bristol.gov.uk