QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop the basic skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency paediatric first aid situations which could arise when looking after children.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification is ideal for anyone who cares for infants and children, such as: parents, guardians, grandparents or those who have a professional involvement with infants and children and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.

Course Overview

Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations.

Learners will:

• Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
• Be able to assess an emergency situation safely
• 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 is choking
• Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding
• Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
• Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with bites, stings and minor injuries

Duration

1 day

Delegates

Maximum of 12

Location

The training can be held at your premises however if this is not suitable SHN Training Services Ltd can arrange a site for you.

Course detail courtesy of Qualsafe Awards