If you are living or working with children there is always a chance of an incident happening. Get confident in what to do in case a child gets ill or had an accident. This course is suitable for parents, grandparents, caregivers, babysitters, nannies... Key aspects of this course will be first aid treatment for babies and children until the age of eight.
This course is fully accredited 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
extend their first aid skills for daily life situations
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
Respiratory disease (Croup, Epiglottitis, Obstructive Bronchitis, Asthma)
Choking
Resuscitation for infants and children
Head injuries, headache, tooth accident
Wound care, severe bleeding
Sprains and fractures
Stomach ache, diarrhoea, vomiting
Fever, febrile seizure, epilepsy
Tick bite, insect sting
Burns, scalds and sunburn
Poisoning
First aid kit for children
Skill training on the basis of case studies
Duration
8 hours
Cost and Course certificate
CHF 160 per person
CHF 145 per person for couples
Included are course material, certificate and registration fees towards third party.
Course dates and Registration
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