Paediatric First Aid (2 day face to face) (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation Insufficient numbers 
Event Code EYT 21/2345
Event Description This full Paediatric First Aid (PFA) course is a 12 hour face-to-face training course.

It is suitable for those working in registered Early Years provision and anybody working with children from birth to 8 years. At least one person who has a current Paediatric First Aid (PFA) certificate must be on the premises and available at all times when children are present and must accompany children on outings.

All newly qualified entrants to the Early Years workforce who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after 30th June 2016, must also have either a full PFA or an emergency PFA certificate within three months of starting work.

It is fully compliant with OFSTED and the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage 2017) guidelines and is Accredited by the First Aid Industry Body (FAIB). This Full Paediatric First Aid Qualification is valid for 3 years at which point the certificate must be renewed.

The training includes an assessment of competence and leads to the award of a certificate upon successful completion.

The certificate is valid for three years.

There is a level of physical ability required to complete this course successfully. In order to carry out the practical elements you will need to be able to work on the floor at various times throughout the course, including placing a casualty in the Recovery Position, various First Aid scenarios and simulated CPR on a manikin - which must be demonstrated on the floor. Please consider carefully whether you are able to undertake these activities before applying.

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SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMapInternal LA costPVI/Care Provider costPartnership costExternal cost
Session 1Wednesday
20 October 2021
09:30 - 16:30Aldingbourne Country Centre - ChichesterTBA£0£0£120
Session 2Thursday
21 October 2021
08:30 - 16:30Aldingbourne Country Centre - ChichesterTBA
Subject areas First Aid
Target audience
Early Years
target audience
Course Owner Learning and Development Admin (learninganddevelopment@westsussex.gov.uk)
Trainers
Katie Kent
tutors
Training objectives The aim of this course is to support you in raising your awareness of situations likely to occur when looking after children which require First Aid and teaches you the appropriate strategies for successfully resolving them.