Pediatric First Aid

The course is designed to allow participants attain a basic understanding of key First Aid situations and their treatment for the Pediatric patient.

Course Content:

There key items covered on the course are:


  1. An introduction to Pediatric First Aid
  2. Pediatric Casualty Assessment
  3. CPR and choking on children and infants
  4. Wounds and Bleeding
  5. Altered levels of consciousness
  6. Musculoskeletal Injuries
  7. Burns
  8. Poisons
  9. Medical conditions specific to children

The programme is delivered using a variety of tools, including PowerPoint presentations and interactive DVDs using a watch then practice method.

There is no exam on this course as it involves ongoing practical assessments
Successful completion of the course results in the issue of a certificate for each candidate

Who Should Attend

  • Parents
  • Babysitters
  • Aunts, Uncles, Grandparents, older siblings
  • Those with an interest in working with children