Paediatric First Aid course

first aid dummy Fife Council's Community Use Schools offer a number of approved Paediatric First Aid courses throughout the year. Suitable for adults who work with or parents/adults responsible for the care of young children, this 6 hour training course will teach basic first aid principles.

Topics covered include:

Module 1 - Introduction - the First Aider
Module 2 - What is First Aid?
Module 3 - First Aid in the workplace
Module 4 - Responsibilities of the appointed person
Module 5 - Primary assessment
Module 6 - Principles of resuscitation
Module 7 - Secondary assessment
Module 8 - Disorders of respiration & breathing disorders
Module 9 - The recognition & treatment of head injury
Module 10 - The control of bleeding & treatment for shock
Module 11 - Bones, joints & muscle injuries
Module 12 - Burns
Module 13 - Poisons
Module 14 - Bites & stings
Module 15 - Childhood conditions

This course costs £50.00 and has been approved for Individual Learning Account (ILA) funding. Through Skills Development Scotland, you may be eligible to apply for an Individual Learning Account giving you up to £200 to spend on learning or training. ILAs are for people who are 16 or over and living in Scotland. You must have an income of £22,000 a year or less, or be on benefits to be eligible.
If you are not in education, do not have a degree or above and are not taking part in a National Training Programme (Modern Apprenticeship or Employability Fund) you can apply for an ILA. For more information or to request an application pack, please visit www.myworldofwork.co.uk/section/funding or call the helpline on 0800 917 8000.

To book a place at our Paediatric First Aid courses, please contact the appropriate community use school.



Published by: Fife Council

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Course Information
Age Group Adults
Course Level All
Study Method Part-Time Evening
Other Information The course will be held over 2 evenings to complete the 6 hour course

Course Timetable

Location Date Time
Balwearie High School Community Use Tuesday 4 March 2014 18:00 - 21:00
Balwearie High School Community Use Tuesday 11 March 2014 18:00 - 21:00
Dunfermline High School Community Use Sunday 23 March 2014 9:30 - 16:00
Kirkland High Community Use  |  Monday 12 May 2014 18:30 - 21:30
Kirkland High Community Use  |  Monday 19 May 2014 18:30 - 21:30

Charges

Charge Description Cost
Vocational 6 hour training course £55.00

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