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Paediatric First Aid QNUK Level 3 Award

The purpose of the unit is for the learner to attain knowledge and practical competences required to deal with the range of paediatric emergency first aid situations.

Course content

After completing the course, learners will:

  • Understand the role of the paediatric first aider
  • Be able to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding
  • Know how to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock.

Assessment methods

Tutor assessed through observation and a short answer paper.

Additional information

There will also be an opportunity for you to be aware of the knowledge and practical competences required to deal with the range of paediatric illnesses and injuries. Waivers available for those studying a full time care/childcare course, call for details.

Course information & how to book

This course runs on multiple occasions. Choose the date most appropriate for you.

To book onto this course please contact our Sales team on 01234 291747 or email training@bedford.ac.uk

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
2 days 24/10/2016 Mon, Tue 9.30 am - 4.30 pm £176 Cauldwell Street K1543S1 Course in progress
2 days 13/02/2017 Mon, Tue 9.30 am - 4.30 pm £176 Cauldwell Street K1543S2 Course in progress
2 days 03/04/2017 Mon, Tue 9.30 am - 4.30 pm £176 Cauldwell Street K1543S3 Course in progress

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Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, problems with English and Maths, are deaf or hearing impaired, or missing the essential skills needed to complete your course, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

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Accessibility
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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