Staff working with children under 5 years attend the same one day of training and then go on to complete our FAIB approved Paediatric e-learning module. This would enable you to meet EYFS & Ofsted requirements and gain the full 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate.
This engaging and interactive course is delivered in-house. Contact Us to arrange a training date convenient for you.
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for any staff who work in a school environment and wish to have the first aid skills to be able to act in an emergency. It is recommended for teachers and other school staff.
It is ideal for supplementing your statutory First Aid At Work or Emergency First Aid At Work Training, it does not qualify the learner to act as a First Aider in the workplace for the purposes of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.
This course will give learners the first aid skills to help a child or adult who:
- is unresponsive and breathing
- is unresponsive and not breathing
- is choking
- is wounds and bleeding
- is having a severe allergic reaction – including using auto injectors
- has a burn or scald
- is having an asthma attack
- has a broken bone
- is having a seizure
- has a head injury
- has minor injuries
It also looks at the role of the First Aider and covers basic accident reporting.
Assessment and Certification
Continuous assessment occurs by the trainer as well as a short Assessment Paper. Successful candidates receive a First Aid for Schools Certificate, valid for 3 years, issued on successful completion of assessment.
Costs for up to 12 participants
If you are a school or local authority the price is £600 inc. VAT. Additional costs may be added for courses run outside Sussex or run over more than 2 days.
Phone us on 01273 985812 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to book.