Duration – 3 to 6 hours (can be spread over more than 1 day)
This is a very basic introduction to First Aid and Defibrillation aimed at children between the ages of 8 and 11, but it can suit children of any age.The course is kept at a basic level with no use of confusing terminologies and will show complete respect for the child's ability, make it educational and practical and instil the importance of helping someone who is poorly or injured.
This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to confidently administer a wide range of first aid treatments which are especially tailored to children. This includes many common injuries, specific childhood conditions and also life-threatening emergencies.
This training course covers first aid training for children aged 8 years and under.
A range of subjects are covered including:
What is First Aid?
First Aid kits
Wounds and bleeding
Communication and contacting the emergency services
Assessment and Certification
This is a non-regulated qualification and attendance is all that is required. Optional test/quizzes are available in the form of a worksheet if required.
A certificate of attendance is included with the Mini Medic book as a ‘cut-out’ for the child.
On-site and Open Courses
Book an on-site course at your own premises, A maximum of 16 children can be accommodated on this course and ideally, all children should be a minimum of 8 years of age. However, younger children are permitted.