Combined FAW (re-validation) and Paediatric First Aid - 2 day

Formats - Fully on-site or Blended


This course is available as either:

  • Fully on-site (2 days face-to-face), or
  • Blended (eLearning + 1 day face-to-face)
Face-to face training is delivered at your venue. It can be delivered at the weekends, in the evening, or in half day sessions if required. The high quality interactive eLearning can be completed by learners on any internet connected device, at a time, place and pace to suit them.




Overview


This course combines the 2 day First Aid at Work (re-validation) and Paediatric First Aid (12 hour) courses. It will give learners the knowledge, skills and confidence to look after an adult or child who becomes injured or unwell at work. It's perfect for those who work in schools or Early Years settings as it provides cover for both adults and children.

It meets the requirements of the:

  • Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981
  • Department for Education (DfE) Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework
  • Millies Mark Accreditation
Those who do not hold a current (or recently expired) FAW certificate require the Combined First Aid - 3 day initial course.




Topics


As a minimum, this course will cover...

Introduction:

  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Incident management
  • Casualty assessment

Respiratory problems:

  • Choking
  • Unconscious person
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Chest injuries

Cardiovascular problems:

  • Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Heart attack
  • Cardiac arrest (CPR and AED)
  • Catastrophic bleeding - optional

Neurological problems:

  • Seizures and Epilepsy
  • Diabetic emergencies
  • Head injuries
  • Stroke
  • Meningitis

Musculoskeletal problems:

  • Spinal injuries
  • Limb and joint injuries

Environmental problems:

  • Burns
  • Poisoning
  • Bites and Stings
  • Hypothermia
  • Heat illness
  • Allergic reaction
  • Electric shock
  • Minor injuries




Qualification - Optional


If required, this course may also lead to the Qualsafe Awards Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) and/or the Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) In this case, learners must be at least 14 years old and complete the course within 3 weeks.




Price


We structure our prices so you only pay for what you need. The price for this course starts from...

  • Fully on-site = £676* + £11.80 per person
  • Blended = £356* + £11.80 per person
Our courses are individually priced to take account of the format you choose, the number of learners and whether you require a qualification. Please get in touch for an accurate quote. * Includes 20% new customer discount (first course fee only)




Duration - 14 hours


This course requires a minimum of 14 hours learning.




Certification - 3 years


Learners who successfully complete the course will be awarded an eCertificate, valid for 3 years.




Learners - max 12


Maximum 12 learners per course




Pre-requisites - in-date FAW


Learners must hold an in-date (or expired within 1 month from start of the course) FAW certificate. There are no other pre-requisites for this course, unless you choose the optional qualification.