Emergency pediatric f.a

The Emergency First Aid at Work course is designed to meet the requirement of organisations whose  first aid needs assessment as determined that their organisation require Emergency First Aid at Work trained employees. The course content  meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations  1981.
This course will provide all the required  first aid skills necessary to manage a patient that is not breathing normally,
is unconscious, bleeding  or is ill or injured prior to the arrival of the emergency services.

In this course you will learn the following skills

INTRODUCTION

  • Principles of First Aid
  • Chain of Survival
  • Emergency Management

Procedure

  • Care Cycle™

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

  • Scene Survey
  • Exposure Protection

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT

  • Primary Survey, Recovery

Position and Reassessment

  • CPR Infant (CardiopulmonaryResuscitation)
  • CPR Child
  • CPR Adult
  • Alternative Ventilation

Procedures

  • Introduction to Automated

External Defibrillation (AED)

  • Infant Choking
  • Child Choking
  • Adult Choking

LIFE THREATENING  CONDITIONS

  • Severe Bleeding
  • Shock Management

SECONDARY SURVEY

  • Patient History Taking
  • Physical Assessment
  • Patient Report Form (PRF)

BREATHING PROBLEMS

  • Asthma
  • Croup
  • Hyperventilation
  • Chest Injuries

ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS

  • Burns and Scalds
  • Electrical and Chemical Injuries
  • Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke
  • Hypothermia
  • Poisoning

NERVOUS SYSTEM PROBLEMS

  • Epilepsy Seizures
  • Febrile Convulsions
  • Head Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Meningitis

OTHER MEDICAL PROBLEMS

  • Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Fainting
  • Sickle Cell Anaemia

OTHER INJURIES

  • Fractures
  • Dislocation
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Eye Injuries
  • Minor Injuries
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Bites and Stings

FIRST AID HEALTH AND SAFETY

  • First Aid Kit
  • Accident Recording

 

Course Specification

  • INTENDED PARTICIPANT : Teachers, Child Carers and Parents
  • MAX STUDENT INSTRUCTOR RATIO : 12 Candidates: 1 Instructor
  • MAX CLASS SIZE : 24 Candidates (with 2 instructors)
  • ASSESSMENT : Knowledge and skills assessment
  • CERTIFICATE EXPIRY : 3 years from date of completion
  • COURSE DURATION: Initial Training: 12 hours | Retraining time: 12 hours