First Aid

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We are very pleased to be able to offer in-house paediatric training run by Keri from the South-East London branch of Nutkin Nannies.

Safety First 

Safety First is run by Keri Hartwright from the South-East London branch, her in-depth knowledge is second to none.

Offering First Aid Courses for all of our branches, in London, Berkshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey.

Courses offered include:

  • 12 hour paediatric first aid.
  • Blended paediatric first aid courses covering the content required by Ofsted, 6 hours face to face and 6 hours online. Held at a Bexley location
  • 2 hour basic parent first aid courses held as both open courses and at parents’ home
  • Flat Stan First Aid suitable for 4 – 11 year olds. All participants get a booklet and a sticker

NEXT FIRST AID DATES: 

Braintree, Essex:  SATURDAY 22ND APRIL  9:30AM-4PM

Please email Sarah at essex@nutkinnannnies.co.uk to book onto the course or follow this link:

 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/blended-paediatric-first-aid-tickets-32419393278

For more info go to

www.safety-first-welling.org

Paediatric Course Aims and Learning Outcomes:

1 Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider 

1.1 Define responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
1.2 Explain how to minimise the risk of infection to self and others
1.3 Describe first aid and personal protection equipment required for emergencies
1.4 Describe how to use first aid and personal protection equipment safely
1.5 Identify what information needs to be included in an accident report/incident record
1.6 Explain reporting procedures following an accident/incident
1.7 Define an infant and a child for the purposes of first aid treatment

2 Be able to assess an emergency situation safely 
2.1 Conduct a scene survey
2.2 Conduct a primary survey on an infant and a child
2.3 Identify when to call for help
2.4 Explain what information needs to be given when obtaining assistance

3 Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally 
3.1 Assess the level of consciousness of an infant and a child
3.2 Explain why an infant and a child should be placed in the recovery position
3.3 Place an infant and a child in the recovery position
3.4 Continually monitor an infant and a child whilst they are in the recovery position
3.5 Assist an infant and a child who is experiencing a seizure

4 Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
4.1 Identify when to administer Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) to an unresponsive infant and an unresponsive child who is not breathing normally
4.2 Administer CPR using an infant and a child manikin

5 Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction 

5.1 Identify when a foreign body airway obstruction is mild and severe
5.2 Administer first aid to an infant and a child who is choking

6 Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding 
6.1 Describe the types and severity of bleeding
6.2 Explain the effect of severe blood loss on an infant and a child
6.3 Control external bleeding

7 Understand how to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock 
7.1 Define the term ‘shock’ relevant to first aid
7.2 Describe how to recognise an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
7.3 Explain how to manage the effects of shock

8 Understand how to provide first aid to an infant and a child with anaphylaxis 
8.1 List common triggers for anaphylaxis
8.2 Describe how to recognise anaphylaxis in an infant and a child
8.3 Explain how to administer first aid for an infant and a child with anaphylaxis

 

Siren Training

They provide 1 and 2 day Ofsted approved QA Level 2 Award in Emergency and Paediatric First Aid. (QCF)
All their trainers are current serving Fire Fighters with teaching qualifications and plenty of real life experiences

For more information go to:

Siren Training Paediatric Courses