https://www.gov.uk/government/news/first-aid-training-to-be-made-compulsory-for-new-nursery-recruits

With IBA UK, your paediatric first-aid training is delivered through a combination of instruction in the relevant theory and hands-on practice. All the principles are clearly explained by our expert trainers, giving you the confidence to cope with most situations you’re likely to encounter.

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To meet your paediatric first-aid needs, we offer the following NEW RQF qualifications which are replacing the old QCF qualifications:

HABC Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid at Work (RQF)

Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to become a paediatric first-aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. This qualification is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in the industry and it meets the requirements for paediatric first aid outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 16 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time, excluding breaks, of 12 hours over 2 days.

Topics covered
Topics include the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first-aider and providing first aid for an infant or a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally. The qualification also covers how to administer first aid to an infant or a child with head and spinal injuries, who is choking or suffering from anaphylaxis.

Assessment method
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

 

HABC Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid at Work(RQF)

Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid. It is intended for learners such as parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or anyone who has to deliver first aid as part of their role in either childcare settings or a domestic environment.

How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 8 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time, excluding breaks of 6 hours.

Topics covered
Topics include the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first-aider and providing first aid for an infant or a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally. The qualification also covers how to administer first aid to an infant or a child who is choking or suffering from hypovolemic shock and how to treat minor injuries.

Assessment method
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

 

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Did you know?

The NDNA (National Day Nurseries Association) have called for many or all staff that deal with young children to have proper first aid qualifications.

Upcoming Training Courses

Mar
8
Fri
all-day Emergency First Aid at Work (1 D...
Emergency First Aid at Work (1 D...
Mar 8 all-day
Please check documentation for relevant course entry requirements. This is a blended course, incorporating e-learning and a one-day practical session. Please check the web page for further details, or get in touch. You can also book this course online. Discounts are applied for bookings of more than one candidate — the more candidates book, the more you save! 25% off for bookings of 12 or more.
17:00 Highfield Level 2 Award for Secu...
Highfield Level 2 Award for Secu...
Mar 8 @ 17:00 – 18:00
Please check documentation for relevant course entry requirements. This course is delivered by blended learning, with only one hour attendance to complete the 50 mins of Top Up Training Multiple Choice Exams. Please check the web page for further details, or get in touch. Discounts are applied for bookings of more than one candidate — the more candidates book, the more you save! 25% off for bookings of 12 or more.
Mar
9
Sat
all-day Highfield Level 2 Award for Door...
Highfield Level 2 Award for Door...
Mar 9 – Mar 10 all-day
Please check documentation on the web page/pdf for relevant course entry requirements. In particular, please take note of the need for an accredited First Aid or Emergency First Aid certificate valid for 12 months after the start of the course. This is a two-day course, running over two consecutive days. The course also includes self-study which must be completed before the course. Please check the web page  for further details, or get in touch. Discounts are applied for bookings of more than one candidate — the more  candidates book, the more you save! 25% off for bookings of 12 or more.
Mar
12
Tue
all-day HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid ...
Mar 12 – Mar 14 all-day
Timings: On each day, the course runs from 9:30 – 4:30 with breaks. Further information: Please see the web page for details of this course and other First Aid course options. Online booking: You can book this course online.

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