Courses for learners aged 19 and over

HABC Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
24yrs +
17PFA06AL3/1 25/06/2018 26/06/2018 1 M Tu 09:00 - 16:30 Macclesfield College £125.00 Fee Code: £125.00Fee Code:
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Course Information

This qualification is ideal for learners wishing to become paediatric first aiders in a workplace with the responsibility for the welfare of infants and children.

Who is it for?
This qualification is to support learners wishing to become a paediatric first aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. It is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in industry.

Entry Requirements
Learners are required to be 16 years of age prior to certification and should have a minimum level of Level 1 English to enable completion of the assessment

Subjects covered include the roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider, how to provide first aid to an infant or child who is unresponsive, how to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation and use of an automated external defibrillator. It also covers how to administer first aid to an infant or child who is choking, has a fracture or other conditions, such as burns, electric shock and sudden poisoning.

This qualification is assessed by both practical and theory assessment methods.

Awarding Body
Highfield ABC

Follow up courses/Progression
Individuals achieving this qualification can progress onto Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work

Course information code: MFC-09-17