Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

This course meets the state EMSA guidelines for childcare providers (8 Hours).

Intended Audience

Infant/Child Day Care Providers

Youth Sports Coaches

School Personnel

Parents & Grandparents

Course Format

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

Certification

Valid for 2 years

Course Segments

Emergency First Aid

Children and Infant Emergencies

Recognizing an Emergency

Basic Life-Supporting Skills

Adult and Child CPR

Infant CPR

Use of an AED

SafeSitter® Babysitting Training

SafeSitter® is a non-profit organization dedicated to preparing students to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings or babysitting.

Audience

Students ages 12 – 16

Course Format

Students learn life-saving skills covering the following key areas: safety skills, childcare skills, first aid & rescue skills and life & business skills.

Certification

SafeSitter® course Completion Card

Course Content

  • SAFETY SKILLS: Students learn how to prevent unsafe situations and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies.
  • FIRST AID & RESCUE SKILLS: Students learn a system to help them assess and how to respond to injuries and illnesses.
  • CHILD CARE SKILLS: Students learn techniques to manage behavior that will help them stay in control of themselves and the children in their care. Students also learn the ages and stages of child development, as well as practice diapering.
  • LIFE & BUSINESS SKILLS: Students learn how to screen jobs, discuss fees, and create the foundation for success now and in the future. Students practice these skills through various role plays.