EMERGENCY PEDIATRIC FIRST AID COURSE

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HIGHFIELD LEVEL 3 INTERNATIONAL AWARD IN EMERGENCY pediatric FIRST AID AND USE OF AN AED 24 Hours
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What is the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course?

If your work or personal environment requires you to deal with infants, toddlers or children on a daily basis, then our “Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED” course is a more specialized option for you. You will become familiar with the role of a pediatric first aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as an infant or child who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock. The Pediatric First Aid course which is part of our first aid courses is fully customizable and is advised to be done in your workplace for the most effective results and can also be done within our training center.

The duration of this course is 7 hours with a practical assessment and multiple-choice theory assessment. Upon successful completion of the assessment you will get your certificate and license within 24 hours from sitting the course. For a blended learning option, you can complete the Online Pediatric First Aid course and then attend only a 5 hour in-person training for Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED.

How is the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course taught & assessed?

The Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED at Blueguard ME can either be taught in our training center or at your preferred choice of venue. You will be taught each of the learner outcomes in stages where your teacher will physically demonstrate the various skills and techniques and then have you physically show them what you have learnt. You will be assessed via a practical observation which is completed throughout the course delivery. This ongoing assessment requires learners to demonstrate practical first aid skills. You will also be required to answer a series of questions, using multiple choice exam papers or via oral questioning, depending on your teacher’s preferred choice.

What will I learn on the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course?

You will be able to:

  1. Understand the role and responsibilities of a pediatric first aider.
  2. Be able to assess an emergency situation safely.
  3. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive.
  4. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who are choking.
  5. Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding.
  6. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child who is suffering from shock.
  7. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child with bites, stings and minor injuries.
  8. Be able to safely use an automated external defibrillator.

What are the requirements to take the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course?

If you would like to do an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course at Blueguard ME, you must meet the basic level of English the course is delivered in. it is recommended that learners are a minimum of 12 years of age for the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course in Dubai or the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED certification in Dubai, however you will be required to physically be able to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) effectively prior to registration.

How long does it take to complete the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course and get the certificate?

The duration of this course is 7 hours with a practical assessment and multiple-choice theory assessment. Upon successful completion of the assessment you will get your certificate and license within 24 hours from sitting the course. For a blended learning option, you can complete the Online Pediatric First Aid course and then attend only a 5 hour in-person training for Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED.

Is the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course a certification or a license?

The Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course in Dubai is both a certification as well as a license. Upon successful completion of the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course in Dubai, you will receive within 24 hours an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED certification as well as an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED license. The duration of this course is 7 hours with a practical assessment and multiple-choice theory assessment. For a blended learning option, you can complete the Online Pediatric First Aid course and then attend only a 5 hour in-person training for Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED.

Will I get a certificate from the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course? How long is it valid for?

Yes, upon successful completion of the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course you will receive a certification as well as a license which is valid for a period of three years from the date of issue.

What can I do with the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED certificate?

Having an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED certificate will enable you to add value within your community and administer the correct tools and techniques that could be the difference between life and death if you choose to assist an infant or child in an emergency. You will become a Pediatric First Aider within your workplace and will be known by your colleagues to provide advanced duty of care and assistance, should an emergency arise.

Having an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED certification in Dubai will give you the confidence to know that you have been approved by The Dubai Corporation of Ambulance (DCAS) to assess an incident within your workplace and recognize signs and symptoms of injury and illness. You will be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as an infant or child who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock. This course is fully customizable and is advised to be done in your workplace for the most effective results and can also be done within our training center.

How often do you need to refresh the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course?

Upon successful completion of the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course, you will receive a certification and license, both of which are valid for three years. It is mandatory to renew your license every three years, however, we believe you should refresh your first aid knowledge and skills every year, to remain updated with the global technological advancements and trends.

Can I do the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course and certificate online?

At Blueguard ME we offer a blended learning option for our Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course. You can complete the Online Pediatric First Aid course and upon successful completion obtain an e-certificate for Online Pediatric First Aid. This enables you to then attend only 5 hour in-person training for Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED instead of 7 hours. You cannot obtain an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED certificate online as there is a practical part of the course that must be physically demonstrated in-person and assessed by your teacher in class. Learning Pediatric First Aid training for infants and children in the workplace through our Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED qualification can be the difference between life and death for an infant or child you choose to help.

Is the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course offered as a blended online course?

Yes, at Blueguard ME, we offer the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course as a blended online course through our Online Pediatric First Aid.

Our Online Pediatric First Aid course covers the roles and responsibilities of a pediatric first aider and includes assessing an emergency situation, providing first aid to an infant or child who is unresponsive, choking or has external bleeding, providing first aid to an infant or child with a suspected bone fracture or dislocation; head neck or back injury. An infant or a child with a condition that affects the ears, eyes and nose; burns or scalds; an acute medical condition or sudden illness; a minor injury; shock. An infant or a child experiencing the effects of extreme heat or cold. An infant or child who has sustained an electric shock or been poisoned. Providing first aid to an infant or child with anaphylaxis.

This course is ideal for anyone looking after infants and children such as carers, childminders and schools. The duration of this course is 7 hours with a multiple-choice theory assessment. Upon successful completion of the assessment you will get your e-learning completion certificate instantly. For a blended learning option, you can complete the Online Pediatric First Aid course and then attend only a 5 hour in-person training for: Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED.

Who is the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course for?

We believe anyone can benefit from an Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course. This course is for individuals who want to be Pediatric first aiders in the workplace as well as companies who would like to have Pediatric first aiders in the workplace. Emergency Pediatric First Aid at work and use of an AED would be beneficial for companies where there is a government mandate for the workforce to be Pediatric first aid trained. This course is mandatory for anyone working with children from 0-15 years old, particularly those working in nurseries. This course is ideal for anyone looking after infants and children such as carers, childminders, nannies, daycare staff, sports coaches, teachers, lifeguards and schools.

I am on a tourist visa; can I take the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course?

If you are on a tourist visa in Dubai, you can take an Emergency Pediatric First Aid at work and use of an AED course as long as you are legally staying within your tourist visa entry and exit validity dates.

Can I take the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course to renew my license?

If your license is in Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED, then yes you can take this course to renew your license. You cannot take the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course to renew a license of a different first aid course.

What is the age limit that can attend trainings?

The minimum age for someone to attend our trainings is 12 years old and there is no limit to the maximum age. As long as you are strong enough to physically perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) at a steady rate for 2 whole minutes, you can come along to the training.

How do I register for the Emergency Pediatric First Aid and Use of an AED course?

You can register for any of our courses via our “book now” form, contact us via our email: info@blueguardme.com or WhatsApp us on +9715569980531.

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