2 Day Course
This course is focused on the First Aid needs of children. It goes beyond the emergency and looks at the other injuries and illnesses that can be common amung cildren.
This course is specifically written for child care settings to comply with the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework and be OFSTED compliant. It’s a relaxed workshop, absolutely packed with plenty of practice and lots of time to ask questions and share stories. Covering childhood illnesses and conditions in-depth. It also covers some adult first aid for big kids that get into scrapes too!
What we'll cover...
- Emergency Actions
- Adult & child Basic Life Support (CPR)
- How to use a defib (AED)
- Head, Neck & Back Injuries
- Asthma, Panic Attacks, Drowning & Fume inhilation
- Unconsciousness & Recovery position
- Shock, Electrical shock & Anaphylaxis
- Bleeding, Wounds & Burns
- Injuries to the Bones, Muscles and Joints
- Concussions, Seizures, Fitting & Diabetes
- Meningitis, Coup & Sickle Cell
- First Aider Responsibilities
Who's this for?
Anyone who works with under 18's, in a child care setting or who spends time around children and wants to be prepared should the need arrise. Ideal for; school and nursery staff, nannies, au pairs, foster carers, parents and carers.
Just a note pad, pen and some lunch. All kit and refreshments are provided!
Our start time and meeting point is 9:30am at our centre. Here we will brief you on the days activity and get to know eachother whilst having a brew and biscuit. Wear clothes that will be comfortable in all day and moving around in. We will aim to be finished by 4:30pm both days.
How to book:
To book its super simple, we have 'Open Courses' which run throughout the year on set dates. Just select which date works for you and book online below.
If these dates don't suit, then you can add a new 'Open Course' to be run on a date which suits you better! This will become a new 'Open Course' and will populate a new date on to our 'open course' list and others can join in.
If you'd rather have us all to yourself, select 'Book Privately' and we will run this course completely private and bespoke to you, on the date you request. We simply add a small 'private booking fee' (£20pp) and need a minimum of 4 people to book.
If you want us to come to you, have a suitable taining space and a team of people to train we are always happy to travel. Get in touch and we can make sure you have the right facilities and are selecting the right course for you.
Any questions at all please don't hestitate to Contact us
We understand this is a very tricky time for everyone! If for any reason you can't make a course with us because of COVID then don't panic. We will guarantee you space on any future course! We have said to everyone we will honour any bookings made, which have been affected by the pandemic into the foreseeable future with no expiry date.
If your workplace has done a needs assessment this could be the course for you if you need a course that:
- Complies with the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework
- Is OFSTED Compliant
- Meets the criteria for Millie's Mark
Your certificate will last for 3 years, if you sign up to our website you will be reminded when you are due for renewal.
No, we believe courses can be interactive and practical without having to go outside. The time saved can be spent on other activities an building your confidence as a first aider. We also find being warm, comfortable and having a kettle to hand are all great additions to the learning environment.
Instructors and insurance
All our staff are qualified and assessed by the Mountain Training Association and have years of coaching and instructing experience and all participants are covered for all activities via our public liability insurance.
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