Early Years First Aid
The course focuses on emergency scenarios that are faced by professionals, including teachers, au pairs and playgroup leaders, looking after young children.
It meets Ofsted and EYFS requirements for registered childminders and the requirements for nannies. It can also be used as evidence for employees working towards an NVQ in Childcare and Education.
This course is for working with younger children - those up to eight years old – or working towards an NVQ in Childcare and Education.
What will i be taught?
The course covers how to deal with accidents and emergencies involving young children.
First aid kit
Treatment of an unconscious casualty
Sprains, strains and fractures
Poisoning, bites and stings
Childhood conditions (e.g. measles, meningitis).
Assessment and certification Process
Continuous assessment by trainer. A skills-based final assessment is available to students working towards a Childminding NVQ.