PEDIATRIC

Child, Infant and Adult CPR and First Aid

Infant and child emergency care

MEDIC FIRST AID Pediatric is an child, infant, and adult CPR and first aid emergency medical response training program.

This program follows the skills and instructional methodology of our cornerstone CPR/first aid training program, MEDIC FIRST AID Basic.

Pediatric teaches appropriate emergency response skills and prevention strategies for the care of infants and children.

Adult care techniques are also included.

 

 

 

MEDIC FIRST AID Pediatric, v5.0 Program Specifics
Intended Audience
  • Child day care providers
  • school personnel
  • bus drivers
  • youth sports coaches

Class Configurations

  • Max Student Instructor Ratio: 12:1
  • Max Student to Manikin Ratio: 6:1
  • Max Class Size: 24 (with 2 instructors)

Student Materials

Successful Completion Pack including:

  • Student Guide
  • Wallet Skill Guide
  • Completion Certificate
  • Successful Completion Card
  • Course Evaluation Form

Hands-on Skill Practice

Students will practice essential skills in small group practices and can also apply those skills in optional scenario-based practices

Evaluation Method

Students are evaluated through instructor observation of the reasonable performance of skills. Performance and written evaluations are available and optional for use.

Recognized certification period

Up to 2 years

Course Segments
  • The Circles of Care Concept
  • Introduction to Initial Assessment
  • SETUP (Scene Assessment)
  • Assessing Responsiveness
  • Activating EMS
  • Assessing Airway, Breathing, and Circulation
  • Clearing and Protecting the Airway
  • Ventilations
  • Rescue Breathing
  • Chest Compressions
  • One-Rescuer CPR
  • Chain of Survival
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Managing Shock
  • Ongoing Assessment
  • Warning Signs of Serious Illness
  • Mechanism of Injury
  • Emergency Moves
  • Emotional Impact of Providing Care

Optional Segments

  • First aid topics
  • Prevention topics

Combine With

  • MEDIC FIRST AID AED Supplement
  • MEDIC FIRST AID Emergency Oxygen Supplement
  • MEDIC FIRST AID Bloodborne Pathogens
  • MEDIC FIRST AID Two-Rescuer CPR Add-on Segment
Recommended Time to Complete
  Core First Aid Topics Prevention Topics
Initial Training  5-7 hours   1-2 hours 1-2 hours
Retraining  2-3 hours      
Challenge  Less than 1 hour     

 

 

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