Paediatric First Aid Course
This intensive Paediatric First Aid is suitable for nannies, au pairs, maternity nurses and parents. The first aid course covers all the necessary requirements for registration on the Ofsted Voluntary Register. A certificate will be issued on completion on the course which is valid for 3 years; as well as a First Aid booklet.
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3 Hanson St, London, W1W 6TB
Call us now on 0203 137 1222 or book online
|1st July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|2nd July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|3rd July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|7th July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|9th July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|10th July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|12th July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|14th July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|16th July 2016||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
|17th July 2016 (SPANISH)||9:30 - 16:30||Book|
How to Book a Course
Book your place now online or call us on 0203 137 1222. Places are limited and will be allocated on a strictly first-come, first-served basis. Once payment has been received an email will be sent confirming your place and details of the course within 24 hours.
The closest underground stations are Oxford Circus (Bakerloo, Central and Victoria lines) and Goodge Street (Northern line). We are about a 7 minute walk from both stations.
Buses to Goodge Street: 10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134 and 390
Buses to Oxford Street: 10, 25, 55, 73, 98 and 390
Please note these are our suggested routes. Feel free to find a more convenient route that suits you.
If you decide to drive to the course please note that we are within the congestion charge zone. There are a few Paid-For Bays from 08:30 - 18:30 at £4.00 an hour Monday - Saturday. There are also Resident Bays 08:30 – 20:30 everyday (Inc Bank Holidays) which you CANNOT park in. Drivers can park on single yellow lines on Sundays.
A: Yes. Parents want the best for their children with the safety of their child or children being their number one concern. Choking in babies and young children comes top of the list of things parents are most concerned about.
Research suggests that one in three people would not know what to do if a child was choking. For this reason the majority of parents who require the services of a Nanny or Babysitter require a first aid course to have been completed.
A: It’s a one day course which starts at 9:30am and finishes between 4:30 and 5:30pm to make sure that all the areas of the course are covered.
- The role of the first aider
- Communicating with a casualty
- Contents of first aid kits
- Accident prevention
- Recording of incidents and accidents
- Assessing the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency
- Unconscious Casualty Management – child and adult
- Cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) – child and adults
- Choking – child and adults
- Wounds or bleeding (including nose bleeds)
- Minor burns & scalds
- Small splinters
- Bone injuries
- Allergies and stings
- Febrile convulsions
- Head injuries
A: No. This intensive Paediatric First Aid Course has been specifically designed for nannies, au pairs, babysitter, maternity nurses and parents.
A: By completing a first Aid course, you will gain the knowledge and skills to help prevent these accidents from occurring, giving peace of mind to the parents whose children you will be caring for.
A: Naturally all parents want what’s best for their children, and the best is a Nanny/Babysitter/Au Pair who holds qualifications showing she/he is serious about her/his career in childcare and serious about making sure that the environment is as safe as possible at all times
A: Yes, our Paediatric First Aid Training Course has been approved by - The Westminster City Council as a provider of OFSTED compliant courses, for the Early-years and Childcare registers.
A: Yes we also offer the course in Spanish (See Schedule for available dates)
A: The course covers children of all ages (i.e. from birth to puberty)