Highfield Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

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Overview

The Highfield Level 2 Award in Paediatric First Aid, has been developed to meet the First Aid Training set out by the Practice Guidance in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) for Ofsted-regulated child care settings. The national standards for First  Aid in childcare settings state that ‘At least one person who has a current Paediatric First-Aid certificate must be on the premises at all times when children are present.’ Additionally, at least one person with a current paediatric first-aid certificate must accompany every outing. The Highfield Level 2 Award in Paediatric First Aid is a two unit award. These units are usually undertaken togeather, however if you would like to attend a single unit please contact us. The two units are:

Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
  • Be able to assess an emergency situation safely
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding
  • Understand how to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
  • Understand how to provide first aid to an infant and a child with anaphylaxis
  • Be able to administer first aid to an infant and a child with injuries to bones, joints and muscles
  • Be able to administer first aid to an infant and a child with head and spinal injuries
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • Understand how to administer emergency first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who has sustained an electric shock
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with burns or scalds
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who has been poisoned
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child who has been bitten or stung
  • Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child with minor injuries
  • Understand how to complete records relating to illnesses, injuries and emergencies
Duration
Two-day programme
Assessment
Multiple choice exam and Practical Assessment
Ofqual Accredited

Yes

Ofqual Code
601/4361/7
Pre-requisite

None

FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

On the day of training, you must bring photographic proof of identity (passport, driving licences etc). Please be aware that the awarding body stipulates that you will not be allowed to sit the exam without this.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Free parking

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please feel free to email us at info@innovativesafety.co.uk

Can I update my registration information?

Please contact us on info@innovativesafety.co.uk to update your details

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