Emergency Paediatric First Aid For Foster Carers

Course Detail

This course offers a basic introduction to First Aid for foster carers not requiring the full OFSTED 12 hour certification. It is aimed at giving attendees the confidence to tackle basic emergency situations and has been developed to fit in with child care arrangements and their time constraints.

Course Duration: 6 Hour course

Course Content

  • Aims and objectives of First Aid
  • Managing an emergency
  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Management of a non-breathing casualty
  • Use of an A.E.D.
  • Management of a choking casualty
  • Treatment of a casualty who is bleeding
  • Seizures
  • Open forum on requested topics
  • Contents of First Aid Kits
  • Basic record keeping


This course is based on continual assessment


On completion of the course delegates will receive a certificate of attendance valid for three years


Not sure if this course is for you, then download our free employers guide or call us on 0800 038 5399 or complete our quick contact form with any questions or visit our frequently asked questions page.


We now run all our East Lancashire courses from the new Burnley Dedicated Training venue which provides free parking and easy motorway access. We also have venues available in Bolton and Chorley.