'The Essentials' Parent First Aid Course - Baby and Child First Aid Training
Sunday 20 February, 2022 from 9.00am to 11.00am
Attend ‘The Essentials’ parent first aid course to learn how to recognise when your baby or toddler is in a potentially life threatening emergency and how to respond confidently and effectively. This course is specifically designed for parents, grandparents and babysitters and the content is specific to babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. The course will be conducted by either an experienced Ambulance Paramedic or Paediatric Nurse, and offers practical hands-on experience for all participants in CPR and choking management.
COVID Vaccination Requirements
For face-to-face courses, proof of check-in and vaccination is now a requirement. The Services Victoria app confirmation screen shows a green tick to show that you’ve checked in, your name and the words ‘valid certificate’. Attendees over 18 years old must be fully vaccinated to enter venues, except those with medical exemptions. We will be requesting proof of vaccination (or medical exemption, if applicable) prior to the course – this information will be sighted by our administration manager and then deleted. If this information is not provided, your booking will be cancelled and ticket/s refunded. The safety and health of our attendees and trainers are paramount and we look forward to welcoming you back to our in-person courses.
Elwood and St Kilda Neighbourhood Learning Centre
87 Tennyson Street
Elwood, Victoria 3184
$75 / person - hands on practice using the baby & child manikins, includes course manual.
If you would like to enrol in this course but do not have access to a credit card please email firstname.lastname@example.org and details for a bank transfer payment will be provided. Please note that to confirm your place full payment is required 7 days prior to the course date, or once the course becomes full.
Basic Life Support Approach
Care of the Unconscious
CPR - Infant & Child
Seizures & Febrile Convulsions
Course Additional Extras
When you proceed to the booking page you will also have the option to add on:
A Two-Hour Video Course 'The Everyday' $25 per person
Combine with a ticket to the EVERDAY COURSE and save (delivered via Zoom as a live video course). 'The Everyday' course topics include: Fever & Dehydration, Breathing Illnesses, Allergies including Introduction of Solid Food, Head Injuries & Wound Management, Burns, Poisoning including Bites and Stings, Limb Injuries and Pain Relief (must be booked when booking the Essentials course to receive disount - normally $40 per person). If you would like to attend an Everyday course at a later date, please choose any date when booking your Essentials course and then contact us to change the date.
Family First Aid Kit $70
Ready-At-Home First Aid kit for the entire family with a special focus on common child injuries and illness. Designed by paramedic trainers and exclusive to Child Revive. Pre-order with your booking for collection at the course, or purchase at the course.
|Kids Gel Cold Pack (1) & Instant Ice Pack (1)|
|Burn Gel Tube (1)|
|Antiseptic/Anti-Itch Spary (1)|
|Kids Plasters (1pk of 20) & Adult Plasters (8)|
|Saline (5) & Non-Alcohol Wound Wipe (6)|
|Crepe Bandage (2) & Conforming Bandage (2)|
|Chuckie's Travel Sickness Bags (1pk of 4)|
|Butterfly Strips (12)|
|Gloves (1 pair) & CPR Face Shield (1)|
|Scissors (1) & Splinter Probe (5)|
|Tape (1) & Product Instruction Card (1)|
|Triangular Bandage (1) & Eye Pad (2)|
|Combine Pad (2) & Island Dressing (4)|
|Non-Adherent Dressing Pad (6) & Gauze (2)|
1. Can I bring my baby to the course?
We understand that when they are young it is sometimes difficult to find alternate care and that you may need to breastfeed during the course so you can certainly bring your baby with you and you can breastfeed in the class if needed. However, if alternate care can be sourced we always recommend coming to the course baby-free as we know you will be able to engage in the class much easier and get the most out of it.
2. Do I receive a certificate for attending the course?
We can provide you with an electronic statement of attendance following the course upon your request. However, this is not a standard issue as the certificate will not be a workplace accredited certificate as there is no workplace accredited course that is specific for only infant and child related emergencies.
Please note that the standard workplace accredited certificate required by employees is HLTAID003 Provide First Aid which requires approximately 6 hours of class time and an additional 2-3 hours of pre-course online learning.
3. Cancellation Policy
If are unable to attend the course you are booked into please email (click here).
If notice is provided:
3a. At least 7 days prior to the course date a full refund will be provided (minus booking fee $0.50/ticket) or an alternate course date will be offered.
3b. At least 24 hours from the course start time and up to 7 days prior to the course an alternate course date will be offered.
3c. Less than 24 hours from the course start time then it will be upon the discretion of the Manager as to whether an alternate course date will be provided, and if so, which date/s will be offered as an option.
When an alternate course date is booked for points 3b and 3c above and a cancellation request is received again with less than 3 days notice from the course date then no further rebooking or refund will be provided.
PLEASE NOTE: The rescheduling of a course is to the same course type (e.g. from one Essentials course to another Essentials course).