Baby and Child First Aid Courses
Who this is for
This course is for parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, babysitters, au pairs, and anyone looking after babies or young children. It's also ideal for antenatal and postnatal groups. Courses held at the set dates and location below or in your own home with a small group of friends/family.
This course is good for a basic level of understanding when dealing with a child in an emergency. It is First Aid for babies and young children up to the age of puberty.
How long it takes
How to deal with an emergency
Unconsciousness and the recovery position
Other childhood ailments such as bleeding, burns, head injuries, meningitis and febrile convulsions
& Safety in the home
How the course works
The course involves lots of demonstrations, and then you get to practice everything on the manikins. There's also some exercises to get you to deal with different emergency situations and there are a couple of emergency clips to watch. Everyone is given a handout on the course contents.