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TRAINING SPECIFIC TO THE FOSTER CARE SECTOR

The Foster Care Training Hub is part of The Big Initiative which is a multi-agency collaboration bringing together expert practitioners to provide exceptional resources free of charge :

Welcome to a place where you can be active, engaged and inspired

The Foster Care Training Hub

First Aid-Paediatrics Fostering
First Aid-Paediatrics Fostering

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First aid is a vital skill that all foster carers should have an awareness of. This course is designed for foster carers who want to receive training in paediatric first aid. It will cover the methods of dealing with various first aid emergencies, and will look at the process of accident reporting and action planning. This comprehensive course can be delivered in one day.

The main learning objectives of the course are as follows:

  1. To understand the role of a first aider, accident reporting, and the first aid box
  2. To understand action planning in an emergency
  3. To understand the primary and secondary assessments
  4. To know the recovery position
  5. To know infant, child, and adult resuscitation (CPR)
  6. To know the correct action for infant, child, and adult choking
  7. To know how to manage head injuries
  8. To understand allergic reactions and anaphylactic shock
  9. To be aware of the treatment for bleeding, shock, and burns
  10. To be aware of the treatment for sprains, strains, and fractures
  11. To know how to manage poisoning, bites, and stings
  12. To know how to manage eye, nose, and ear obstructions
  13. To be aware of childhood conditions
  14. To know how to manage asthma and respiratory infections
  15. To know how to manage diabetes, sickle-cell anaemia, and meningitis
  16. To gain an understanding of epilepsy and convulsions
  17. To gain an understanding of hypo/hyperthermia
  18. Examples of accidents where you don't need to call 999
  19. CPR practice on Adults

This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.

Upon booking this course, we will discuss the learning objectives and outcomes you wish to achieve based on the young people in your care.

We also have an advanced version, which is specifically for designated individuals or seniors.

Should you wish to discuss your needs before making a booking, please go via our live chat..

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  • Course Badge
  • Course Certificate
  • Includes Extensive Handbook
  • Includes LOR – Learning Outcome Report
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