Who is this course for?
This course is ideal for anyone who has either a professional or non-professional responsibility for children.
– Registered Childminders, Nannies, Babysitters
– Teachers (Nursery/Montessori, Junior, Primary)
This course is designed for those with no previous experience of First Aid who care for young children. It will empower learners with the skills and knowledge to give immediate treatment to a sick or injured child before professional help arrives.
Method of Delivery
The course will utilise both theory and practical learning which will encourage student participation and feedback and ensure strong knowledge of practical skills.
There will be ongoing assessment of both theory and practical learning throughout the day and full attendance is required to successfully complete the programme and receive certification.
A certificate of attendance and recognition of training will be awarded by the Irish Ambulance Training Institute. This course also meets HSA (Health and Safety Authority) Guidelines.
General Course Content Overview
Below are just some of the topics covered on this course.
– Anatomical difference between children and adults
– Basic Life Support (including C.P.R., Recovery Position, Choking)
– Head Injuries
– Bleeding and Bandaging
– Asthma, Diabetes, Epilepsy
Our instructors are mobile and can travel to deliver a course to groups on-site at any location nationwide.