Life-Saving Skills for Parents


First Aid courses

First Aid courses for Parents

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, you will have the knowledge and the confidence to deal with a sick child or a child in a medical emergency.

Healthy And Safe Away From Home offers this course first aid course in English. The skills taught in the course are absolutely essential when caring for infants and children. Additionally, knowing first aid is a life skill everyone benefits from should an emergency with babies or children happen.

Why a First Aid course for parents?

Despite all precautionary measures, children can injure themselves or become ill at any time, whether at home or on the go. Quick and correct first aid measures help prevent injuries and illnesses from getting worse. In addition, administering the right first aid measures are essential while waiting for additional medical help.

What is covered in this Life-Saving Skills course for Parents?

In this Life-Saving Skills on Children course for parents you will learn to recognise and manage unconsciousness, choking and to perform CPR on infants and children. You will also learn to how prevent and recognise drowning and what the needed first aid measures are in such emergencies.

The course also introduces you to first aid measures for seizures and burns & scalds.

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Who else can attend the First Aid on Children course?

In Switzerland, 40% of children aged 0 to 3 are regularly cared for by their grandparents, nannies, or other private caretakers. Whether you are a nanny, a Tagesmutter (childminder) in your private home, a childcare provider, or a teacher, this first aid course prepares you for the many smaller and larger emergencies that can happen when caring for children.

Register for the course here, directly on the ACADEMICUS website, limited places available only! 


First Aid courses in Zürich

Waffenplatzstrasse 5, 8002 Zürich

First Aid courses dates 2024

Saturday, August 31, 2024, 9 until 13 o’clock

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