Global Horizon Skills

Paediatric First Aid Refresher| 2nd July | Derry/L’Derry

Location: Catalyst Inc., Bay Road, L'Derry, BT48 7TG

Time: 9.30 - 16:30

Paediatric First Aid Refresher- Who should attend?

This refresher is for qualified paediatric first aiders with an opportunity to refresh their knowledge and practise key areas of paediatric first aid skills and renew their certificate. Primarily, individuals who work in an environment with babies and young children, for example, see below:

  • Day nurseries
  • Private nursery schools
  • Pre-schools
  • Those who work in before and after school clubs for children in the early years age group
  • Childminders
  • Carers of children at home.

Paediatric First Aid Refresher- What will I learn?

Upon completion, the trainee will have refreshed their knowledge and understanding on how to deal with a wide range of medical issues that could potentially arise when working with babies and young children such as:

  • Allergic reaction
  • Asthma
  • Bites and stings
  • Bone, joint and muscle injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Child and baby resuscitation (CPR)
  • Childhood conditions
  • Choking baby
  • Choking child
  • Communication and casualty care
  • Eye injuries
  • Foreign objects
  • Head injuries
  • Heat and cold extremes
  • Low blood sugar
  • Managing an emergency
  • Meningitis
  • Minor and severe bleeding
  • Poisons and what to do if someone has been poisoned
  • Role of the first aider (including knowledge of health and safety regulations)
  • Seizures
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Unresponsive baby
  • Unresponsive child

How long does the course last?

This course is 1 day.

How will I be assessed?

The trainer will assess you through a practical and written assessment.

Will I receive a  Paediatric First Aid certificate?

Yes, you will receive a Global Horizon Skills Certificate which lasts 3 years.

How much do I pay?

The cost of this course is £60+VAT

Are there any other courses?

Yes, check out our other First Aid courses that we offer here:

You can also contact us on 028 8225 6772 for more information.

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