8 hours training – Our American Heart Association Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course teaches participants how to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives, and how they differ from adults.
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AHA® Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED
Child care workers, Teachers, Foster care workers, Camp counselors, Youth organizations, Coaches for children’s sports organizations, Others responsible for children including parents, grandparents, babysitters and guardians.
Course duration: 8 hours training. (full day training)
Course structure: In the Instructor-led format, students participate in video – based lessons and learning stations. Students work with our AHA Instructor to complete the First Aid, CPR and AED skills practice and skills testing.
Pedagogic tools: participant manual, video.
Certification : Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid, CPR and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course completion card valid for two years.
1- First Aid basics. Learn the duties, roles and responsibilities of First Aid Rescuers.
Asses the scene
Phone for help
Take universal precautions
Find the problem
Protect the person’s privacy
Sample First Aid Kit
Cardiac arrest: CPR for Children and Infants and AED use for Children
Choking in a children and infant
Breathing Problems and asthma
Diabetes and low blood sugar
Wounds, mouth, cheek and tooth injuries
Head Neck and spinal injuries
Broken bones and sprains
Burns and electrical injuries
Bites and Stings
Heat related emergencies, dehydration
Cold related emergencies
Poison emergencies, drowning
Course introduction – 10 mn
First Aid basics (theory + practice) – 50 mn
Medical emergencies (theory + practice) – 3h00
Injury emergencies (theory + practice) – 2h30
Environmental emergencies (theory + practice) – 1h30
Total = 8 hours