NUCO - Paediatric First Aid : 2 day course, units 1 & 2 - FAA Level 3 (2 Day Accredited)
This course has been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care.
It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and infants, who wish to gain a nationally regulated Level 3 Award.
This two-day course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Ofsted.
To obtain this qualification, you must attend both days and complete the two units of accreditation.
A range of subjects are covered including:
Role of the Paediatric First Aider
Seizure • Diabetic emergencies
Resuscitation (CPR including the safe use of an AED)
Wounds, bleeding, and shock
Allergic reactions including anaphylaxis.
Extreme cold and heat
Head, neck, and back injuries
The qualification is assessed both through practical demonstration and written assessment.
A learner must successfully pass both the written and practical assessments to achieve the qualification. There is no grading of the assessment; learners pass or are referred.
A certificate and card will be issued subject to successful assessment. This is a lifetime qualification, although refresher training of a three yearly period is always recommended.
Delegates must be a minimum of 16 years of age and a certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.