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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development

Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Duration : 2 days
Start Date : 11/07/2019
Time : This is a 2 day course at the Foxes Lane, Blackwood. The course will start at 10am and finish at 2pm. Participants are to arrive 15 minutes early. 11th and 12th July.
Trainer : J & M Safety Training
Location : Caerphilly
Venue : Foxes Lane, Conference Room C,
3 Foxes Lane, Oakdale Business Park,
Blackwood, Gwent,
NP12 4AB
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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

 

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