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CLO3B Paediatric first aid

Who is the course aimed at?

Those who care for babies and children in any professional setting including schools, day nurseries and pre-schools and childminders.

This two day (12 hour) course teaches first aid skills for responding to accidents and how to recognise and treat certain medical conditions in babies and children.

  • Principles of first aid
  • Paediatric first aid
  • Primary survey
  • Managing an unconscious casualty
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Management of a casualty who is choking
  • Management of shock
  • Secondary Survey
  • Control of bleeding
  • Injuries to bones, muscles and ligaments
  • Effects of hot and cold
  • Epilepsy
  • Burns
  • Poisons (inclusing insect bites and stings)
  • Eye injury
  • Meningitis
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Casualty handling
  • Common medical emergencies

Led by:  Paul Parkinson, Outdoor Manager, Cornwall Outdoors

Cost:  £100.00 

15 and 16 October 2019 St Austell Rugby Club 9.00-3.00
11 and 12 February 2020 Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre,
St Austell
23 and 24 June 2020 St Austell Rugby Club 9.00-3.00


You will need to take a packed lunch each day 

Please apply using our online booking system

Go to ‘find course’ and type CLO3B in the course code box.