HABC Level 3 Emergency Paediatric first aidNationally accredited, two day course for those working in Child Care, Ofsted compliant
Why is this training important? From September 2016 the government requires all newly qualified staff must have, at least, an emergency paediatric first aid certificate. The new Millie’s Mark is awarded to establishments that care for children who go beyond this requirement by training all their staff in emergency paediatric first aid. Please see www.milliesmark.com for award details.
Who needs this training/ qualification? This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid. It is intended for learners such as parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, primary school teachers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or anyone who has to deliver ﬁrst aid as part of their role in either childcare settings or a domestic environment.
- The role and responsibilities of the paediatric first-aider
- Be able to assess an emergency situation safely
- Provide first aid for an infant or a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
- Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
- How to administer first aid to an infant or a child who is choking or who is in shock
- Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with bites, stings, allergenic reactions and minor injuries
- Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding
- Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is choking
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What is the cost?
The cost is £120 per person. Group discounts are available for 6 or more people.