Red Cross Child Care and First Aid

This is a comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills with a focus on childhood injuries and illnesses. Designed for those in the early childhood education industry or those who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies involving children and babies.

The course includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines, and exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED.

Course Content

  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries Severe allergic reactions
  • Wound care
  • Sudden medical emergencies Environmental emergencies
  • Poisons
  • Childhood illnesses
  • Keeping children safe
  • Includes any other content required by specific legislation

Take-Home Materials

  • Red Cross Child Care First Aid & CPR Manual
  • Certification card and optional wall certificate (or as required by legislation)

Learn more about our healthcare provider’s Standard Child Care First Aid Course with CPR / AED course and register today.