First Aid For Young Children


This certificated course concentrates on life saving skills for young children. It is a practical course in which you will spend 75% of the time practicing the techniques of first aid for young children.

Who should attend?

Persons wanting a basic course of first aid specializing in childcare.

NZQA Credits

The Unit Standards associated with this course are:


If you would like these credits logged with NZQA, please provide your NZQA number or NSN number and your date of birth to your MediTrain Instructor.

Topics Include

  • Barriers & Safety

  • Primary Assessment

  • Rescue Breathing

  • Choking Manoeuvres

  • CPR – Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation

  • Seizures

  • Fractures

  • Burns

  • External Bleeding

  • Poisoning

  • Allergies

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Seizures


6 hours

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