Paediatric Blended Learning Syllabus

Paediatric Blended Learning Course (requires 6 hrs pre-learning)

It remains a legal requirement for at least one person with a valid full 12-hour paediatric first aid certificate to be available at all times within a professional child care establishment. EMT First Aid Training offers this 12-hour course either as a two day course (see 2 day paediatric course details) or as a convenient intensive blended learning option; 6 hours online pre-learning, followed by 6 hours in the classroom on this one day intensive course. 

This course meets the requirements laid down by Ofsted, and EYFS.  It will be of particular interest to teachers, childminders, nursery workers , crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care.
 
This course can be taught as a  Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
 
Duration: This course covers at least 6 hours of practical training and is usually run over 1 day. The candidate will also be expected to access the online materials. 

Prices depend on the certificate option, either a standard certificate of a RQF certificate. The training is always the same regardless of the certificate you choose. Both certificate options include a First Aid training pack.

The training is always the same regardless of the certificate you choose. Both certificate options include a First Aid Manual and a First Aid training pack

Please contact us to enquire about holding a course at your own venue or workplace or for a competitive quote for smaller groups.

Course content includes:
 
Face to Face:
The roles and responsibilities of a First Aider
Priorities of First Aid
First Aid Kits
Treatment of an unconscious casualty who is breathing – recovery position
Treatment of an unconscious casualty who is not breathing – CPR and AED
Choking
Fitting and seizures  
Anaphylactic shock and the use of an Auto injector pen 
Asthma  
Shock and Bleeding 
Burns and scalds
Head injuries, concussion, compression & skull fracture 
Diabetes
Breaks, soft tissue injuries & dislocations 
Bites and Stings
Removing Splitiners

Online:
Meningites
Poisoning
Extremes of heat
Extremes of cold
Febrile Convulsions
Spinal Injuries
Foreign bodies in ears, nose and eyes
Sickle Cell
 
Assessment
Continuous assessment by trainer, practical assessments to cover wound management, care of an unconscious casualty, CPR and a multiple choice paper (if you have chosen the RQF externally assessed certificate)

Certification:
Upon completion of this course, students will receive a standard First Aid Training Certificate or a RQF certificate valid for 3 years. 

In order to retain their First Aid qualification, students will need to attend another 12 hour course and receive certification for a further 3 years.

The HSE strongly recommends that all First Aiders complete an annual refresher course to keep their skills up to date and in line with any changes in First Aid procedures.
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