About Emergency First Aid for Baby or Child
This course would be ideal for a parent, family members or anyone, e.g. nursery worker who is often around babies and children. This course is also suitable for those looking to work in childcare, as emergencies can happen at any time. Of course, nobody ever wants to see their child in an emergency, so learning first aid can give carers and parents alike the confidence to act in childhood emergencies like choking and unresponsiveness to fevers.
How long will this course take?
This course is 3 hours and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
This paediatric course is suitable for early years teachers, nannies, au pairs, parents, or anyone else working with or around babies/children.
What are the main points covered?
In this course, the main topics would be learning how to deal with an emergency, choking, bleeding heavy and many more points.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Emergency First Aid for Baby and Child Outline
- Introduction and explanation of the course.
- Learning how to deal with an emergency.
- Learning what to do if baby or child is choking.
- Learning what to do If a baby or child has a head injury.
- How to handle an asthma attack.
- Learning how to deal with someone having a nosebleed.
- Learning what to do if a baby or child has an allergic reaction.
- Learning what to if do if a baby or child has broken bones, strains and sprains.
Emergency First Aid for Baby and Child FAQs
What is Emergency First for Babies and Children?
First aid for babies and children will always be different, depending on the circumstances. As no two injuries are the same, you need to be prepared to handle the unexpected; from a head injury to an allergic reaction or choking! This course is ideal not only for all early year providers but also for anyone looking after children.
Who should attend this course?
This is for members of the public who want to learn how to deal with accidents, injuries and medical conditions involving new-born infants and children.
Can I take this course as a new or expecting parent?
Yes, this 3 hour course would be ideal for you and covers a good base knowledge of first aid for your baby. If you are looking for something more in-depth, please see our 2-day Paediatric First Aid course.
Is emergency first aid for baby and child a legal requirement?
This course is best suited to those that are looking to improve their knowledge of first aid for a baby or child that they are responsible for. If you are be caring for a baby or child professionally, our 2-Day Paediatric First Aid Course is ideal as it meets a workplace and Ofsted requirements.