Richard Davies

Organiser

Richard Davies
Phone
01179030060 or 07788353420
Email
richard.davies@bristol.gov.uk
Southmead Childrens Centre

Location

Southmead Childrens Centre
BS10 5PW

Date

12 Sep 2019 - 17 Oct 2019

Time

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Paediatric First Aid

This 6-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.
  • 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.

This course is open to learners (aged 19+)

The course will run weekly – every Thursday – from 12 September to 17 October 2019.

To enrol, please contact Richard Davies on 07788353420

Further info: This course is held at Southmead Childrens Centre formerly known as Badocks Wood