First Aid for Parents Training

This engaging and interactive first aid for parents course has been created for parents, grandparents and anyone caring for babies and young children so that they can respond promptly and effectively to any first aid incident or emergency as well as giving advice on how to manage common childhood illnesses and conditions.

The first aid for parents training can be completed at home at your own pace

The course involves completing a 1-2 hour interactive e-learning module and can be done any time of your choosing. You will be sent a link to the e-learning module when you book this course.

Course syllabus includes:

  1. Be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take
  2. Help a baby or child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  3. Help a baby or child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  4. Help a baby or child who is having a seizure
  5. Help a baby or child who is choking
  6. Help a baby or child who is bleeding
  7. Help a baby or child who is suffering from shock caused by severe blood loss (hypovolemic shock)
  8. Help a baby or child who is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  9. Help a baby or child who has burns or scalds
  10. Help a baby or child who has a suspected fracture
  11. Help a baby or child with head, neck or back injuries
  12. Help a baby or child with a foreign body in eyes, ears or nose
  13. Help a baby or child with an eye injury
  14. Help a baby or child with a bite or sting
  15. Help a baby or child having: an asthma attack; an allergic reaction; meningitis; and/or febrile convulsions
  16. appropriate contents of a first aid box

    Access:

    This online course can be completed on any PC or mobile device. You can study at your own

    pace and log in and out as often as you wish

    Features:

    1. Appeals to all learning styles with interactive quizzes, video and audio features

    2. Allows learners to work at their own pace, testing their knowledge as they progress through the course

    3. Provides a very thorough resource for those with English as a Second Language

    Assessment:

    Self checks after each section of the course and an optional end of course multiple choice assessment*

    Certification:

    On successful completion, learners can download a certificate as evidence that they have passed the course