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QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)

Course Title: QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF)

Duration: 2 days

Maximum Candidates: 12

Cost: £1,000

Overview: This qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community activities, to provide first aid to children and/or babies. This qualification fulfils Ofsted’s first aid requirements for early year’s teachers, nursery workers and childminders (as defined within the Statutory Framework for Early Years Foundation Stage 2014 and within the Child Care Register Guide). It covers amongst other topics:

  • Understand the role & responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & dealing with an unconscious child and infant
  • Wounds, bleeding, burns & scalds, shock & minor injuries
  • Fractures, head & spinal injuries, chest injuries, sprains & strains
  • Effects of heat & cold, chronic medical conditions & sudden illness, anaphylaxis, choking, poisoning, conditions affecting the eyes, ears & nose