Paediatric first Aid

SCQF Level 6

The Award develops basic skills in emergency paediatric first aid and focuses on the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider and knowing how to deal with emergency situations safely.

In addition, it covers practical activities such as: providing first aid to a child who is unresponsive; providing first aid in choking situations; providing first aid to a child in shock; controlling external bleeding; and administering first aid for bites, stings and minor injuries.

  • This course will take place in one of the College campuses. There will be social distancing measures in place please contact us for more information.

Entry Requirements

Learners must be 16 years or above.

Course Timetable

1 day or 2 evening
7 hours

Assessments

Continual practical and theory assessments

Course Provider Contact Details
SCQF Level 6