This qualification is for the learner to attain the knowledge and practical competence required to deal with a range of First Aid situations with children and babies as a professional or volunteer or as a concerned adult.
The FAA Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification is unit 1 of the two-day FAA Paediatric First Aid qualification.
From gaining this Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification learners could progress to completing unit 2 and being awarded the 2-day FAA Award in Paediatric First Aid
The qualification is designed for learners with a responsibility for the care of children and babies and provides knowledge and skills to deal with a range of paediatric first aid conditions and incidents.
• Role of the Paediatric First Aider
• Primary survey
• Resuscitation (including the safe use of an AED)
• Minor injuries
• Wounds, bleeding and shock
• Recovery position