You are between 13 to 17 years old? You are planning on doing some babysitting or taking care of children? Get yourself ready for incidents that could happen while you looking after them. By doing a first aid course you will certainly raise your chances getting a job. You will learn suitable basic measures for children to handle medical emergencies and get some tips and tricks for babysitting.
This course is supported by the Swiss League of Samaritan (SSB) and does act upon professional instructions by Swiss Association of Emergency Medical Services (IVR) and Swiss Resuscitation Council (SRC).
Course aims
The participants
can assess a child based on the situation
stay calm and do correct medical treatment
take care of different wounds and injuries using various materials
Preconditions
Good knowledge of course language (English) and willingness to contribute actively during the course. The course must be fully attended to achieve a course certificate.
Key aspects
Basic procedure in emergency situations
Assessment of a child
Unconsciousness
Choking
Resuscitation for infants and children
Head injuries and tooth accident
Wound care, severe bleeding
Sprains and bruises
Tick bite, insect sting
Burns, scalds and sunburn
Poisoning
First aid kit for children
Skill training on the basis of case studies
Duration
6 hours
Cost and Course certificate
CHF 160 per person
CHF 145 per person for siblings
Included are course material, certificate and registration fees towards third party.
Course dates and Registration
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