QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
Would you know what to do if you saw a child in need of first aid?
Having a good understanding of emergency paediatric first aid is incredibly important for the safety of children and it could mean the difference between life and death.
The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF) qualification is perfect for:
Parents or family members who want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.
Those who work with children and are not required to comply with Ofsteds Childcare Register or EYFS requirements.
Those who want to provide additional support in their organisation to the paediatric first aiders that are trained to meet EYFS or Ofsted Childcare Register requirements.
Successful participants will learn the roles and responsibilities of the emergency paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the skills needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, such as performing CPR and dealing with wounds and bleeding.
Those who need to comply with Ofsteds Childcare Register or EYFS requirements should complete the 2 day QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF).
- The roles and responsibilities of an emergency paediatric first aider
- Assessing an emergency situation
- Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
- Recovery Position
- CPR & AED
- Wounds and bleeding
- Accident recording
Demonstration of aquired skills in the form of ongoing practical assessments Completeion of one or more multiple choice question papers to evidence that the learner has understood the underpinning knowledge elements of the course.
The learner should be aware that successful acheivement of this award will require participation in various practical excersises such as CPR and must demonstrate these skills at floor level.
This courses is taught through the medium of the English Language. Please contact us to enquire about reasonable adjustments to assessment if you don't speak English as your first language..
Classroom Based with a variety of theory and practical lessons.