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L3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

This 2 day course is suitable for any person working with children from birth up to the age of puberty. Content of course:

Unit 1
Responsibilities and Reporting, Resuscitation, Anaphylaxis, Dealing with an Unresponsive Casualty, Wounds and Bleeding, Shock, Assessment of the Situation, Minor Injuries, Epilepsy, First Aid Equipment, Infection Control, Choking, Recovery Position.

Unit 2
Head Injuries, Sickle Cell Anaemia, Asthma, Fractures and Spinal Injuries, Diabetes, Heat and Cold, Febrile Convulsions, Foreign Bodies, Bites and Stings, Ear, Nose and Throat Injuries, Burns and Scalds, Poisoning, Electrical injuries, Meningitis.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, just an interest or requirement for First Aid training. Level 2 English is advisable.

What do I need to bring?

Wear suitable clothing - you will be kneeling down! Pen and notebook. You will need to bring Photographic ID, e.g. Passport /Driving Licence for the assessment.

Assessment/Exam information

At the end of the course the learner will hold a recognised qualification that last for 3 years. It is however recommended that learners attend yearly updates.

Other information

Contact Business First on 01793 498404 for the next start date.

What can I do next?

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Qualification description

At the end of the course the learner will hold a HABC Paediatric First Aid recognised qualification that last for 3 years.

Course information & how to apply

Length Start Date End Date Course Fees Course Code
1 weeks 01 Aug 2017 31 Jul 2018 Tuition fee: £150.00
This course is for 19+ students only
PFT2050
UCAS/UKPASS Code: Not Applicable
Study type: Part Time
Times: 09:00 - 17:00
Hours per week: 12.00
Study days: MOTU

Any extra costs

None

How to apply

Contact the Business First team on 01793 498404 or email businessfirst@swindon.ac.uk.