Childcare Emergency First Aid Certificate

What is special about this course?

This course is designed to meet the needs of parents and childcare workers and covers First Aid skills relevant to young people up to the age of 8 years.

 

Aims of the Course -

  • To enable participants to understand the principles of First Aid
  • To enable participants to practise First Aid procedures emphasising resuscitation and recovery position
  • To enable participants to deal with emergency situations.
  • Actions of first aider in case of an accident or emergency
  • Theory of child cardio-pulmonary resuscitation
  • Practical child cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.

Recognition and treatment of -

  • Bleeding
  • Choking
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Head injuries and causes of unconsciousness
  • Fractures
  • Poisons
  • Meningitis
  • Allergic reactions
  • Asthma
  • Common childhood ailments
  • Competency in use of bandages and dressings.

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time
  • Short course

How long will my course last?


Short course duration - 1 day.


Where can I study my course?

    • Moray College UHI

Fees

The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.

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We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Moray College UHI. Moray College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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