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Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (2 Days)

Please be reassured that we are taking strict measures to keep learners safe during their training. View the attachment 'Covid-19 First Aid course Learner Guidance' below.

Outline

Having the correct paediatric first aid provision is not only a statutory requirement for the majority of childcare providers, it is extremely important for the safety of children. The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification is ideal for those who work or intend to work in a childcare setting, as it has been specifically designed to fulfil Ofstedā€™s first aid requirements and adheres to Department for Education regulations.

It is a legal requirement to renew this qualification every 3 years to account for any updates to legislation or practice.

Description

This Ofqual accredited course is designed with the essentials to keep the children in your care safe. It covers;
  • The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
  • Recovery Position
  • CPR and AED
  • Choking
  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Anaphylaxis and allergic reactions
  • Meningitis
  • Asthma
  • Febrile Convulsions
  • Seizures
  • Diabetic emergencies
  • Poisoning
  • Burns and scalds
  • Electric shock
  • External bleeding
  • Hypovolaemic shock
  • Eye, ear and nose conditions
  • Bites and stings
  • Minor injuries
  • Treatment for hot and cold body temperatures
Due to the practical nature of the course it is recommended that you wear trousers on the day. It is also important that you let us know if you are not able to get onto the floor in order to complete the practical parts of the course.

Programme

Day 1: 01/07/2020 | 09:00 - 16:00

Title: Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Award (RQF) (Qualsafe)
Venue: Wakefield Town Hall (WTHALL2 / Kingswood Suite), Wakefield Town Hall, Wood Street, Wakefield, WF1 2HQ
Trainer: Buchanan Joanne, HDU Trainer

Day 2: 14/07/2020 | 09:00 - 16:00

Title: Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Award (RQF) (Qualsafe)
Venue: Wakefield Town Hall (WTHALL2 / Kingswood Suite), Wakefield Town Hall, Wood Street, Wakefield, WF1 2HQ
Trainer: Perry Morton, Health Development Officer

Outcomes

Successful candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the necessary skills to administer safe and effective treatment when dealing with a range of paediatric first aid incidents.

Booking Information

You can also book this course as a bespoke group booking in your setting with a date to suit you for a discounted price (for a maximum of 12 delegates), giving you the option of catering the course content to your specific needs. Please contact the Business Advice and Training Team on 01924 305971 or email business@wakefield.gov.uk or check our webpages for other courses

01 Jul 2020 09:00 - 16:00

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Day 1: 01 Jul 2020 09:00 - 16:00
Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Award (RQF) (Qualsafe)
Wakefield Town Hall (WTHALL2 / Kingswood Suite), Wakefield Town Hall, Wood Street, Wakefield, WF1 2HQ
Trainer: Buchanan Joanne
Day 2: 14 Jul 2020 09:00 - 16:00
Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Award (RQF) (Qualsafe)
Wakefield Town Hall (WTHALL2 / Kingswood Suite), Wakefield Town Hall, Wood Street, Wakefield, WF1 2HQ
Trainer: Perry Morton
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