First Aid for Young Children

This certificated course concentrates on the life saving skills of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, which is rescue breathing together with chest (i.e. heart) compressions.


This is a practical course in which you will spend 75% of the time practicing the techniques for CPR and choking. This course should be refreshed within two years to ensure certificate holders update and refresh their knowledge and practical skills in all major areas.


Who should attend?

Persons over the age of sixteen who are wanting a basic course of First Aid specializing in childcare.


Specific Topics include...

•  Barriers & Safety

•  Primary Assessment

•  Rescue breathing

•  Choking manoeuvres

•  CPR – Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation

•  Seizures

•  Fractures

•  Burns

•  External Bleeding

•  Poisoning

•  Allergies

•  Anaphylaxis

•  Seizures


NZQA Credits

The Unit Standard associated with this course is:


Provide First Aid for Young Children

Version 1, Level 2, Credits 1


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


Bookings and Pricing

For current pricing, scheduling and booking information

about MediTrain Ltd Courses, please contact us.



Brilliant for parents
and grandparents alike

An excellent basic course aimed at
caring for
young children

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