Emergency First Aid for Schools
First Aid for schools, playgroups & parents.
Suitable for teachers, TA’s, midday supervisors, play group leaders, play centres, parents & helpers. This practical course will leave you feeling confident at providing first aid for children and adults.
Please note this course does not meet the requirements for most early years practitioners who are required to complete the 2-day Paediatric First Aid Course which meets the mandatory first aid training requirements by Ofsted and the 2008 Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Guidelines for Childminders and Nursery Workers.
EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK (1 DAY)
This first aid course covers the essential life saving skills for babies, infants and young children in play settings and the home environment.
- Assessing vital signs
Brain Activity, Breathing & Circulation
- Approaching and assessing a casualty
The A.B.C. of first aid
- Treating immediately life threatening conditions
Drowning, bleeding, choking & shock
- Basic Life Support
CPR for pregnant women / baby / child & use of face masks
- Recognising & treating common conditions
Asthma, epilepsy, anaphylaxis, diabetes & meningitis
- Taking action to prevent further deterioration
Ensuring a safe airway, stabilising & bandaging
- Current regulations & record keeping
- Scenarios tailored to the school or nursery environment
Playroom, classroom, playground or playing field