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Paediatric First Aid (Ofsted compliant RQF) 1 day blended learning

11 June 2021 @ 09:00 - 16:00

This is a one day blended learning course with some home study, to comply with the current Ofsted requirements.

The course is suitable for those working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, childminders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care.

This course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and OFSTED.

This is a blended learning course which has two parts.

Part one – this is the online learning element of the course. It needs to be completed before the practical (socially distanced) face-to-face part of the course. Once you book the course, you will be sent a link to complete the online learning.

Part two – Part two of this course will take place on Friday 11 June 2021. This is the practical face-to-face element of the course where you get to practice the skills discussed in part one. You will need to attend this part of the training in order for the teacher to assess you skills and provide you with a completion certificate.

The price includes Ofqual regulated certificate valid for 3 years, training packs and manual.

Candidates should wear clothing suitable for practical activities and bring writing materials.

Course content:

• First aid kit
• The role of the first aider
• Managing an emergency and where to obtain help
• Communication and casualty care
• Treatment of an unconscious casualty
• Resuscitation (child, infants and adult protocols)
• Anaphylaxis
• Spinal injuries
• Choking (Child, infant and adult protocols)
• Asthma and diabetic emergencies
• Head injuries
• Extremes of hot and cold
• Shock
• Drowning
• Seizures
• Bleeding
• Burns
• Sprains, strains and fractures
• Poisoning, bites and stings
• Foreign objects
• Eye injuries
• Childhood conditions (e.g. meningitis an croup)
• Sickle cell anaemia.

Refreshments: Tea and coffee will be provided but not lunch. Due to COVID19, we would recommend everyone bring their own tea/coffee in a safe thermos.

Trainer: Emily Mottershead, EMT First Aid and Lifeguard Training


Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre
Wallbutton Road, Brockley
London, SE4 2NX United Kingdom
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