First Aid for Babies




First Aid for Babies Bizzie Baby Silver Award

We are delighted that this course has won the Bizzie Baby Silver Award 2016 with fantastic reviewers comments including “Excellent quality product!  I have already used several aspects of this product in my own home and felt much more confident when applying these helpful skills. This is a small fee when it can help save a child’s life. Easy and simple techniques that I’ll remember forever!”

This course is designed for parents and grandparents and for anyone who would like to learn how to help with common medical emergencies in babies. We will cover what to do if they are unconscious; CPR and recovery position specific to babies; choking, drowning, head injuries, bleeding, burns, fitting, meningitis and much more.

The course consists of illustrated step-by-step directions, flow charts, diagrams, videos and a short test yourself section fully compatible with all computers and mobile devices. You will be able to stop and start as often as you like and on completion you will be able to print your certificate.

It is impossible to cover all eventualities within this course, or to equip you with the knowledge and skills to appropriately diagnose and treat in unpredictable real life situations. If you suspect serious illness or injury, you should always seek immediate professional medical advice.

The author has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained within the course, however this course is merely a guide and the author does not accept any liability or responsibility for any inaccuracies or for any mistreatment or misdiagnosis of any person, however caused.

The course material has been written by Emma Hammett, qualified nurse, first aid trainer and founder of First Aid for Life in conjunction with other medical and first aid professionals. If you have any queries concerning this course, please contact

Course Content Includes:

Action in an emergency
Keep yourself safe
Priorities of treatment
Preparing for an emergency
Helpful information
What to put in your first aid kit
Information to give the emergency services
Role of the first aider
The primary survey – how to help in an emergency
Unresponsive and breathing
Unconscious and not breathing
Breathing problems
How to help a choking baby
Step-by-step – how to help a drowning casualty
Anaphylactic shock
Wounds and bleeding
How to treat a bleeding wound
Types of wounds
Embedded objects
How much blood can you afford to lose?
Symptoms of shock
Treatment of shock
Amputated parts
Internal bleeding
Knocked out teeth
Eye injuries
Nose bleeds
Objects in nose
Objects in ears
Head injuries
Medical conditions and childhood illnesses
Useful advice
Accident forms
Final lesson