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Paediatric First Aid

24 Sep

Trainer: Robert Kane

Paediatric First Aid is: “the immediate care given to a child / infant who has been injured, or who has become ill prior to the arrival of qualified medical assistance”

 This Workshop Will Cover:

  • Adult, child and infant Emergency First Aid
  • Aims of First Aid
  • What to do in an emergency
  • Dealing with an unconscious breathing casualty (recovery position)
  • A non-breathing casualty CPR on an infant, child or adult
  • Recognition of different head injuries
  • All aspects of bleeding - including severe blood loss
  • Medical Emergencies in Children and Infants
  • Seizures, Stroke, Choking, Asthma, Diabetes, Meningitis, Burns and Ingested Poisons
  • Severe allergic reaction and use of EPI Pen and Jext Pens 
  • Burns, fractures and soft tissue injuries 

This is a non-accredited course, however it will be certified and the training content is equivalent to a Level 2.

 Important Information:

  • Lunch will be provided, please let us know if you have any dietry requirements 
  • If you cannot attend, please let us know within 7 days of the event. Otherwise, your training fee will be non-refundable.
  • Please bring your ticket with you on the day, either printed out, or on on your phone/tablet.
  • Registration is at 9.15 for a 9.30 course start.
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*Please note, while this course is free of charge, if you cannot attend please email at least 3 working days in advance. Otherwise, your organisation will be charged a cancellation fee of £20.

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