Paediatric First Aid (Refresher)

Paediatric First Aid (Refresher)

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Updated Jul 19, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Complete a primary assessment on an injured child
  • Know the steps to administer CPR to a child or infant casualty
  • Place a child or infant casualty in the recovery position
  • Understand the importance of knowing the medical history of children in your care
  • Understand reasons why a child may lose consciousness
  • Respond to a child suffering with diabetes complications, epilepsy, febrile seizures, high temperatures, poisoning, allergic reactions, meningitis or septicemia
  • Respond to situations or conditions which may affect a child’s breathing such as choking, smoke inhalation, drowning, asthma, croup and hyperventilation
  • Make a secondary assessment of non life-threatening injuries
  • Respond to a child suffering with injuries like bleeding wounds, head injuries, sprains, fractures, burns and electric shock
Course Description

Our Paediatric First Aid Course provides you with information that is essential to anyone who works with children to learn the basics of first aid, so that they can respond appropriately in an emergency situation. The purpose of this course is to help you learn new skills in paediatric first aid, or refresh your existing skills.


Target Audience

Nursery Practitioners