Paediatric Life Support


Who Can Apply?

Anyone involved in healthcare of children

Course Aims/Brief Outline

To enable candidates to reach an acceptable level of competence to perform CPR.

  • Understanding the principles of paediatric emergencies

  • The difference between babies, children and adults

  • How to get appropriate help

  • The ABC principle of basic life support

  • How to perform CPR on babies and children

  • Recovery position

  • Choking

  • Awareness of the risks of contamination


Dates & Duration


1 - 2 Hours depending on previous knowledge or experience


Dates are scheduled subject to demand


Can be delivered separately or as an add on to the adult course

To book contact Maureen Anderton