Emergency Paediatric First Aid (HABC Level 3)
Who is it for?:
The qualification is aimed at learners already working or preparing to work somewhere where they have a responsibility for the welfare of children or infants. It is ideal for pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers and childminders. It is also suitable for parents, relatives and foster carers.
Candidates must be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.
Course Content Includes:
The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider.
Assessing an emergency situation safely.
CPR and AED training
Administering first aid to a choking infant or child
Putting a casualty in the recovery position
Dealing with shock, bleeds, bites, stings and minor injuries
HABC Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid certificate, valid for 3 years.