This course covers the following aspects
What is Paediatric First Aid?
Responsibilities of the First Aider
Factors Involved in an Emergency
Primary / Secondary Assessment
Principles of Resuscitation
Airway Obstruction and Breathing Disorders
Shock and Anaphylaxis
Wounds and Bleeding
Burns and Scalds
Disorders of Consciousness
Bones, Joints, Muscle and Eye injuries
Bites / Stings / Poisoning
Effects of Heat and Cold
Croup, Breath Holding and Sickle Cell Anaemia
Subject to ongoing assessment, all delegates will receive an HSE recognised certificate, Appointed Person Paediatric – Emergency First Aid in the Workplace, valid for a period of 3 years.