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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development

Emergency Paediatric First Aid - Foster Care Blaenau Gwent Specific

Duration : 2 days
Start Date : 27/09/2018
Time : This is a 2 day course: Both days will be held at ViTCC Centre, Tredegar from 10am - 2pm. 27th and 28th September 2018 - Participants must attend both days to complete the course.
Trainer : M Powell
Location : Blaenau Gwent
Venue : VITCC,
Tredegar Business Park,
Tredegar,
NP22 3EL
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Learning Outcomes

Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider

Be able to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively

Be able to provide first aid for an infant/child who is unresponsive and breathing normally

Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally and understand correct use of the AED

Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is choking.

Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding and who is suffering from shock. Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with bites, stings and minor injuries.

Pre-Requisites

Participants must bring photographic ID (Staff card, passport or driver's licence). If no ID provided the participant will be refused to take part in the event. Participants need to be physically capable of demonstrating CPR techniques at floor level. For safety reasons participants will be required to wear comfortable clothing, preferably trousers and suitable footwear for the practical nature of the event e.g. trainers or similar enclosed flat shoes.

Target Audience

Foster Carers Blaenau Gwent

This course has been completed