6hr First Aid for Parents & Guardians 1

6hr First Aid for Parents & Guardians

This course gives an insight into important First Aid skills, which are invaluable when accidents happen around the home – and when you’re out and about.

Who should attend? Specifically aimed at parents and Guardian’s

What they will learn: First Aid procedures relevant to the care of young children. A mixture of theory and practical elements will be included in your course.

Course content: first aid equipment / looking after yourself and the casualty/ managing an incident / priorities of first aid / adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation / child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation / defibrillation / treatment of choking adult / treatment of choking child and infant / treatment of unconscious casualty including seizure / treatment of wounds and bleeding / treatment for shock / burns and scalds / basic treatment for fractures / minor head injuries

Course Duration: 6 hours

Assessment: Continuous assessment by trainer

Certificate: A First Rescue certificate, valid for three years, is issued on successful completion of the course. This course is aimed at parents and guardians and is not suitable for childcarers/minders for use in the workplace.