NUCO Paediatric First Aid Course

Our NUCO Emergency First Aid at Work course satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid – the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

  • Overview

    Our NUCO Paediatric First Aid Course has been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare whilst in your care..

    This two-day course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Ofsted. In order to obtain this qualification, you must attend both days and complete the two units of accreditation.

  • This course covers...

    • Responsibilities and reporting

    • Assessment of the situation

    • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty

    • Head injuries

    • Infantile convulsions

    • Control of bleeding

    • Resuscitation

    • Fainting

    • Heat and Cold

    • Sickle cell anaemia

    • Eye injuries

    • Injuries and ill-health including burns, choking, diabetes, foreign bodies, anaphylaxia, fractures, asthma and meningitis.

  • Structure

    Currently this course is by client arrangement only.

    This is a two day course which can be undertaken at:

    • Our purpose-built training facility in Woodbridge, Suffolk, or

    • Your own premises.

  • Information

    Assessment is ongoing by the instructor in respect of the student’s practical skills and there will be multiple choice question paper to answer in respect of their knowledge.

    A maximum of 12 students are allowed and must be a minimum of 16 years of age with a certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.