Pediatric First Aid CRP AED

Pediatric First Aid CRP AED


31 Oct 2020


8:30 am - 3:30 pm


SFMS Office
Addax Tower, Office 1105. Al Reem Island. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Highfield Level 2 International Award in Paediatric First Aid, the Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator and Managing Illness and Injury

Safety First Medical Services (SFMS) is an Emirati owned private organization in Abu Dhabi, supported by Khalifa Fund and recognized by the Department of Health Abu Dhabi (DoH)  Our team consists of multicultural medical professionals with diverse experience and backgrounds that work collaboratively with other medical professionals internationally. We set high-levels of standards for emergency and non-emergency medical services, medical equipment supplies, training & education for healthcare and non- healthcare professionals in the Middle East. We strive to contribute to society and our economy in the UAE with our rapidly growing portfolio. Our service is our identity and allows us to represent our business in the most reliable way, with our reputation. We are international with partners in the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, and Canada. We uphold the Abu Dhabi EHSMS’ Mandate (International Law), an obligation handed down by the inter-governmental body, the official and authoritative command to the Code of Practice for Contractors. We are the main service providers to several government entities in the UAE and beyond.


This qualification is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in the industry and to provide candidates, who are responsible for the welfare of infants and children, with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to support basic first aid including managing illness and injury and the use of an automated external defibrillator. Learners gaining this qualification will know that First-Aid is the responsibility of everyone involved in the working environment.

Unit 1 content includes: understanding the role of the paediatric first aider; assessing emergency situations and acting safely and effectively; providing first aid for an infant and a child: who are unresponsive and breathing normally and who are unresponsive and not breathing normally; who are wounded and bleeding, who are suffering from shock and the safe use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

Unit 2 content includes: first aid to an infant and a child: with a suspected fracture and a dislocation; with a head, neck and back injury; with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose; who are experiencing the effects of extreme heat or cold; with burns or scalds; who has been poisoned or bitten or stung.


Learners must achieve a pass in each element of the theory and practical assessments in order to pass the qualification. The recording of the practical and theory assessment outcomes will be via the Assessment Pack, which is available to download from the Highfield website. The completed practical assessment pack must be submitted to Highfield for quality assurance checks and processing. 


In person

6 hours over one day

Valid for three years

Practical exam

E- Certificate & e-card


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