Upcoming courses:

  • Thu 31 Jan & Fri 1 Feb 2019 (9am - 4pm)
  • Mon 20 & Tue 21 May 2019 (9am - 4pm)

To book a course, please find the date you desire on our booking page and select 'book now'

Course Outline:

This comprehensive Paediatric First Aid Course takes place at the Acorn Training Centre (MK4 4DE) over two days. The result is a memorable and engaging learning experience that provides delegates with the skills, knowledge and confidence to act effectively when emergencies arise. The course meets all OFSTED/EYFS requirements.

On Day One you will learn:

  • The role of the Paediatric First Aider
  • Planning for a medical emergency
  • The Primary Assessment
  • Resuscitation techniques
  • Recovery Position
  • Choking
  • Seizures including Febrile Convulsions
  • Shock
  • Bleeds & Minor Injuries
  • Burns & Scalds

On Day Two you will learn:

  • RECAP of Day 1
  • Bites & Stings
  • Eyes, Ears & Nose Conditions
  • Fractures, Dislocations, Sprains and Strains
  • Head & Spinal Injuries
  • Chronic Medical Conditions including: Asthma, Croup, Diabetes, Meningitis, Sickle Cell
  • Poisons
  • Electrical Shocks
  • Drowning
  • Extreme Temperatures covering: Body Temperature, Hypothermia, Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Written Assessment