Combined Emergency First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course
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Combined 2 days Emergency First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course

   


Description


This in house 2 days combined Emergency First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course complies with the guidelines and criteria as defined by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in respect of the 1981 (First Aid) Regulations. Delegates will learn the skills and knowledge to provide First Aid treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner.


This combined course is suitable for those delegates who have to deal with both adult and paeditraic first aid emergencies at their workplace. Delegates will learn the skills and knowledge to provide First Aid treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner. The topics covered in this combined Emergency First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid training course are in accordance with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK). This combined course will avoid the need to arrange two separate courses thereby reducing costs and the time for an extra day of training.


Legislation from the Department of Education requires all newly qualified level two and three child carers to have either an emergency paediatric first aid or full paediatric first aid certificate. This combined course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by OFSTED for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). To view the latest EYFS guidance 2017 which came into effect on 3rd April 2017 please click  here.

 


Duration

 

This combined training course is taught for 14 hours and 35 minutes over 2 days and consists of theoretical and practical sessions. This combined training course can also be spread over a maximum of 6 weeks, ensuring that each session is a minimum of two hours (subject to extra cost).

 

 

Course content

 

Day 1


 

  • Roles and responsibilities of the First Aider
  • Legislation
  • First Aid box and contents
  • The Accident Record form
  • Basic hygiene and infection control in First Aid 
  • Assessment of an incident
  • Primary survey and Agonal Gasping
  • Secondary assessment and Recovery position
  • Dealing with adult and paediatric unresponsive casualties
  • Resuscitation and CPR of adult and paediatric casualties
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use training on adult and paediatric casualties
  • Respiratory System and Choking management of adult and paediatric casualties
  • Epilepsy
  • Minor injuries
  • Wounds and Bleeding control
  • Circulatory System and Shock
  • Fainting
  • Minor Burns
  • Foreign Bodies


  

Days 2

 

  • Recap on primary survey
  • Recap on secondary assessment
  • Fractures
  • Soft tissue injuries to ligaments and muscle
  • Head  injuries including concussion, skull fracture and Cerebral compression
  • Spinal injuries
  • Specialised burn injuries
  • Electric shock incidents
  • Eye injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis and auto injector training
  • Bites and stings
  • Sickle cell
  • Meningitis
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Hyperthermia
  • Hypothermia

 

 

Cost

Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING today on   0121 769 2827 for a very competitive unbeatable quote. The course price includes course handouts and e-certificates.


 

Assessment


Assessment is ongoing by the instructor. There will be a short quiz at the end of each day of the course which includes multiple choice and short answer questions.

 

 

Certification

 

HSE compliant course completion certificates issued by MEDISAFE TRAINING lasting three years will be emailed within 48 hours to the course organiser subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. 

 

OFQUAL accredited RQF Level 3 combined Emergency First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course can also be arranged at an additional cost but this must be made known to us at the time of the booking and prior to the commencement of the training course.

 

 

Important Information

 

Please note that delegates must be at least 16 years of age and physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.

 

Delegates should have good English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete the assessments.

 

Please also note that ID will need to be checked at the outset of the course for candidate verification process.

 

  • The training room should be quiet and of appropriate size.
  • Staff should be off work and not expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain on the course for the entire duration of the training course.
First Aid at work training course
First Aid at work course