First Aid for Childminders and Early Years Staff covering Ofsted Requirements for Child Carers, including Adult First Aid and anaphylaxis.
Blended Paediatric First Aid Course covering Ofsted Requirements for Child Carers and including Adult First Aid and Anaphylaxis
The price of this course includes the online element and the practical course booked separately at no additional charge with www.firstaidforlife.org.uk, Click here to see available dates, please email [email protected] and let us know what date your would like to attend for your practical) You will then receive your 12 hour Full Paediatric First Aid certificate when you attend.
This course is an excellent First Aid Training package for parents and child carers to gain invaluable knowledge at their own time and pace. It also serves as a superb resource for those with English as a Second Language to equip you with the vocabulary and language skills and confidence to pass a practical course. The course covers CPR, choking, the recovery position, drowning and much more
This course covers the full Ofsted syllabus and gives you the 6 hours of online learning required along with the practical course, to comply with the Ofsted requirements for a 12 hour course and fulfil the Ofsted Early Years Foundation specification for Child Carers. Awarding you the Full 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Qualification.
This course does not seek to replace the practical element but allows you to undertake the on-line training at a time and place to suit you and then book onto a one day rather than two day, practical course.
The course consists of illustrated step by step directions, flow charts, diagrams, videos and test yourself sections fully compatible with all computers and mobile devices. You will be able to stop and start as often as you like and print your Certificate on completion. You will have continuous access to the course for 12 months.
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 [email protected]
Action in an emergency
Keep yourself safe
Priorities of Treatment
Preparing for an emergency
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
How to put someone into the Recovery position
How to put a baby into the recovery position
Unconscious and not breathing
Resuscitation – Child
Resuscitating a Baby
Hygiene during CPR
Compression only Resuscitation
How to help a Choking adult
How to help a choking child
How to help a choking baby
Step by step – how to help a drowning casualty
What causes asthma
How to help in an asthma attack
Management of Asthma in a child care setting
Wounds and bleeding
How to treat a bleeding wound
How much blood can you afford to lose?
Symptoms of Shock
Treatment of Shock
Knocked out teeth
Objects in nose
Objects in ears
Types of Wounds
Bites and Stings
Breaks, Sprains and Dislocations
How do you know if they have broken a bone?
Types of Fractures
Treatment for soft tissue injuries or possible closed fractures
When to call an ambulance
What to look for and what to do
Compression and concussion
What to look out for following a head injury
Fitting / Seizures / Convulsions
Extremes of body temperature
Medical conditions and childhood illnesses
Septicaemia / Sepsis
Low blood Sugar / Hypoglycaemia
Sickle Cell Disease
Final Lesson, Quiz and Certificate