Course Details

This course is essential for anyone caring for infants and children and meets all the requirements of the Early years foundation stage (EYFS). 
This includes:

  • Teachers
  • Child minders
  • Nursery staff

Course certificate and all materials are included. For a small extra charge there is an option of having the certificates validated by AOFA Qualifications (Ofqual regulated) 

Duration
Two Days

Cost from: £799 for up to 12 candidates or £100 per candidate (min 7 candidates) 

Delivery Technique
This course is delivered via a range of techniques including:

  • Instructor led presentation with ongoing informal assessment
  • Pair Practice
  • Group Work
  • Group Discussion
  • Hand outs
  • Power Point Presentation 

Course Assessment
Continuous assessment throughout the course 

Course Syllabus 
Planning for first aid emergencies involving babies and children.
Dealing with emergencies involving babies and children
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) of babies and children
Recognising and dealing with shock in babies and children
Management of airway and breathing problems in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to anaphylactic shock in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to choking in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to cases of poisoning in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to fractures, dislocations and soft tissue injuries in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to foreign bodies in eyes, ears and noses of babies and childrenRecognising and responding appropriately to bites and stings in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to febrile convulsions in babies and children
Recognising and responding appropriately to the emergency needs of babies and children with cronic medical conditions, including epilepsy, asthma, sickle cell anaemia and diabetes.
Recognising and responding appropriately to meningitis and other seroius sudden illnesses in babies and childrenLegal requirementsRecord-keeping (history taking)

What do I need to host this course on site?
A room suitable to seat the number of attendees with space for floor practice.