Paediatric First Aid for Practitioners

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Course code: 9017

A 12-hour course for those working in childcare settings requiring a qualification.

When and where


From 05 Mar 2022 to 12 Mar 2022
Sat 10:00-16:00

2 weeks

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05 Mar 2022

10:00 to 16:00

12 Mar 2022

10:00 to 16:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre
Rectory Lane
RG12 7GR

with Gill Greig


Fees and concessions

The total charge is £80. The tuition fee for this course is £80

Course description

<p><br></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;mso-bidi-font-weight:
bold">This 12 hour Paediatric First aid course is for practitioners working with children. This comprehensive course is designed to give the knowledge, skills and confidence
needed to deal effectively with paediatric emergencies, including common
medical conditions. It is suitable for nursery and primary school practitioners,
child-minders, nannies, pre and after school club staff and sport coaches. The
course meets the requirements of Ofsted and EYFS.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

Course outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to d<span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt; text-indent: -18pt;">emonstrate effective resuscitation on a baby/child manikin, d</span><span style="text-indent: -18pt; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">emonstrate how to assess and manage an unconscious
breathing baby/child, d</span><span style="text-indent: -18pt; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">emonstrate how to deal with choking using
baby/child manikin, d</span><span style="text-indent: -18pt; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">emonstrate how to control severe bleeding</span>

Is this course suitable for me?

This course is suitable for those working with children such as childminders, nannies, nursery workers, pre and after school club staff, and sports coaches.&nbsp;<span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">No previous experience
is required but this course does require a minimum of Level 1 English (or
equivalent).&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt;">In
order to gain the certificate you must be suitable able to turn someone into
recovery position &amp; demonstrate effective CPR</span>

What do I need to bring?

<p class="MsoBodyText" style="margin-top:3.0pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:
3.0pt;margin-left:0cm"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Pen
and paper, mask and gloves. <o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoBodyText" style="margin-top:3.0pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:
3.0pt;margin-left:0cm"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Suitable
clothing should be worn for practical work e.g. recovery position<o:p></o:p></span></p>

How will I learn?

<p class="MsoBodyText" style="margin-top:3.0pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:
3.0pt;margin-left:0cm"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;
mso-bidi-font-weight:bold">This engaging course will take place in a relaxed,
friendly environment. <o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class="MsoBodyText" style="margin-top:3.0pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:
3.0pt;margin-left:0cm"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;
mso-bidi-font-weight:bold">Various teaching methods will be used supported by
practical sessions.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

How will my progress be monitored and assessed?

<p class="MsoBodyText" style="margin-top:3.0pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:
3.0pt;margin-left:0cm;tab-stops:44.25pt"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif">Continual assessment of practical skills plus a
final multiple choice question paper.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

Are there any additional costs?

There are no additional costs but you must bring your own mask and gloves.

What qualification will I get?

<span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14.6667px;">12 hour Paediatric First Aid certification</span>

What will I be able to do after this course?

Work with children in a role that requires the 12 hour first aid certification

Additional information

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