First Aid on Children

Parents, parents-to-be, grandparents and anyone else caring for children from early infancy and toddlers to pre-teenagers will learn life-saving and basic first aid skills in this full-day first aid course. Upon completion, participants will have the knowledge and the confidence to deal with a sick child or a child in a medical emergency.

The course covers three main topics: life-saving skills, first aid skills and an introduction to home remedies for daily ailments such as cold and coughs, ear infections and fever.

During the life-saving part, participants will learn to recognise and manage unconsciousness and choking and to perform CPR on infants, children and adults.

The first aid component introduces participants to all basic first aid measures including wound care and severe bleeding, seizures and head injuries, burns and scalds.

This First Aid course will also cover ticks, Lyme Disease and Tick-Borne Encephalitis TBE (in German Frühsommer-Meningo-Enzephalitis FSME). Ticks transmitting Lyme Disease are found in all of Switzerland, ticks transmitting TBE are found in specific areas, of which Basel and surrounding is one of those.

The course fee is CHF 170 per person and is due in cash in the course.

Neue Dorfstrasse 27, 8135 Langnau am Albis, ZH

Saturday, February 26, 2022

8 until 18 o'clock

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