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Emergency Paediatric First Aid


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Course details:

DateTimeVenueTrainerTarget group
15 & 16 May 2018
Must attend on consecutive days
   
5.45pm arrival for tea/coffee and registration
6.00pm – 9.00pm
Colwyn training Room, Bron y Nant, Dinerth Road, Rhos on Sea, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 4YN Pauline Salisbury – Leisure   Services Targeted Services – Community   & Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Foster Carers
    
Target Group - Foster Carers, Glan Yr Afon staff, Sessional & Contact Workers, Social Workers and Support staff working with children and Young people.
   
3 & 4 July 2018
Must attend on consecutive
days

   
9.15am arrival for tea/coffee and registration
9.30am – 12.30pm 
Colwyn training Room, Bron y Nant, Dinerth Road, Rhos on Sea, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 4YN Pauline Salisbury – Leisure   Services Targeted Services – Community   & Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Foster Carers
    
Target Group - Foster Carers, Glan Yr Afon staff, Sessional & Contact Workers, Social Workers and Support staff working with children and Young people.
   
11 & 12 September 2018
Must attend on consecutive
days
5.45pm arrival for tea/coffee and registration
6.00pm – 9.00pm
Colwyn training Room, Bron y Nant, Dinerth Road, Rhos-on-Sea, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 4YN Pauline Salisbury – Leisure   Services Targeted Services – Community   & Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Foster Carers
    
Target Group - Foster Carers, Glan Yr Afon staff, Sessional & Contact Workers, Social Workers and Support staff working with children and Young people.
   
7th November 2018 9.15am arrival for tea/coffee and   registration
9.30am – 4.30pm
Colwyn training Room, Bron y Nant, Dinerth Road, Rhos on Sea, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 4YN Pauline Salisbury – Leisure   Services Targeted Services – Community   & Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Foster Carers
    
Target Group - Foster Carers, Glan Yr Afon staff, Sessional & Contact Workers, Social Workers and Support staff working with children and Young people.
   
14 & 15 January 2019
Must attend on consecutive
days
5.45pm arrival for tea/coffee and registration
6.00pm - 9.00pm
Colwyn training Room, Bron y Nant, Dinerth Road, Rhos on Sea, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 4YN Pauline Salisbury – Leisure   Services Targeted Services – Community   & Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Foster Carers
    
Target Group - Foster Carers, Glan Yr Afon staff, Sessional & Contact Workers, Social Workers and Support staff working with children and Young people.
   
20   & 21 March 2019
Must attend on consecutive
days
9.15am arrival for tea/coffee and registration
9.30am – 12.30pm
Colwyn training Room, Bron y Nant, Dinerth Road, Rhos on Sea, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 4YN Pauline Salisbury – Leisure   Services Targeted Services – Community   & Wellbeing, Disability Team, Family Support & Intervention, Looked After Children, Foster Carers
    
Target Group - Foster Carers, Glan Yr Afon staff, Sessional & Contact Workers, Social Workers and Support staff working with children and Young people.
   


Course Outcomes:

The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as ongoing practical assessments on CPR and first aid.

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role of the paediatric first aider
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
  • How to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a suspected fracture and a dislocation
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with burns or scalds
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a head, a neck and a back injury
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been poisoned
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has sustained an electric shock
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been bitten or stung

For further information, or if you have booked a place on the course and have not received notification to attend please contact the Workforce Development & Learning Administrative Team. Please do not turn up to any course unless you have received notification of your place as the event may be fully booked.

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