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First aid for babies and children

RTOID 3605

Was your first aid response the right one?

This child and baby first aid course is designed for parents and other carers of children to learn the essential skills and knowledge required to provide emergency first aid for common child related injuries and illnesses. 

$110 per person
$1020 per group (up to 16 people)

  • Please be advised that participants are not able to bring children to this training (exceptions for private groups and mothers with newborns who require regular feeding)
  • Please wear comfortable clothing as CPR demonstrations are usually performed on the floor
  • This is non-accredited short course and is not related to HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education & care setting

Course duration

4 hours

Course content

The specific topics covered by the course include:

  • Basic life support - DRSABCD
  • Performing CPR
  • Special techniques for children and infants
  • Breathing emergencies including choking and asthma
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Common childhood illnesses
  • Shock
  • Infection control
  • Bleeding and wound care

Due to the time allocated for this course, not all topics will be covered in depth.


There are no prerequisites for this first aid course.


There is no assessment for this training.


On completion of this course, participants will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Call 1300 367 428 to book into a course or book online

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