Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

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Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid is designed for individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid. It is ideal for pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers and childminders. It is also suitable for parents, relatives and foster carers.

Who is the Course For?

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid. It is intended for learners such as parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or anyone who has to deliver first aid as part of their role in either childcare settings or a domestic environment.

Syllabus

  • The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first-aider
  • Assessing an emergency situation safely
  • CPR and AED
  • Administering first aid to a choking infant or child
  • Putting a casualty in the recovery position
  • Dealing with shock, bleeds, bites, stings and minor injuries

Prerequisites

Learners are required to be 16 years of age prior to certification.

It is also advised that learners have a minimum of level 1 in literacy to enable them to complete the assessment.

Learners are required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in a real work environment. This includes providing CPR to a casualty who is on the floor, therefore learners must be physically capable of doing this.

Awarding Body

Highfield Qualifications

Qualification Code

603/3847/7

Course Duration

6 contact hours

Good Skills Training normally deliver this course over 1-day, 09:30 – 16:30

This course can be delivered via blended learning, where 1/3rd of the course is delivered online prior to the face-to-face session, which would be run over 1 contact days, typically 09:00 - 18:00

Delivery Type

Face-to-Face

Can be delivered as a blended learning course (1-contact days and e-learning)

Maximum Learners Per Tutor

The Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid has a maximum learner to tutor ratio of 12:1

Assessment Method

The Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid is assessed through practical assessment and multiple-choice assessment

Re-Qualification

Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid Certificates are valid for 3-years. Emergency Paediatric First Aiders must retake a the course to maintain their qualification

Booking an onsite course

To enquire about an onsite course for your staff, please either call our head office, 01473 551911, or one of our local offices, or fill in the enquiry form by clicking here