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Paediatric First Aid QNUQ Level 2 Award

The purpose of the unit is for the learner to attain knowledge and practical competences required to deal with the range of paediatric emergency first aid situations.

Course content

After completing the course, learners will:

  • Understand the role 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 and a 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
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding
  • Know how to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock.

Assessment methods

Tutor assessed through observation and a short answer paper.

Further study and career options

May consider full first aid at work 3 day course. This will entitle students to be a fully qualified first aider in the work place.

Additional information

There will also be an opportunity for you to be aware of the knowledge and practical competences required to deal with the range of paediatric illnesses and injuries. Waivers available for those studying a full time care/childcare course, call for details.

Course Information & How to Apply

Unfortunately this course has been cancelled. Please ring 01234 291000 or email enquiries@bedford.ac.uk for alternatives.

Start DateCourse Code
30/10/2013 K1510S1 Course in progress

 

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Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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