Basic Child and Infant First Aid Workshop (BCIFA)
By the end of the course, learners will have the relevant knowledge and application skills to apply during an emergency or accident:
- Check and pack contents of First Aid Kit
- Perform First Aid treatment for common medical emergencies at home for Child and Infant
- Perform Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (Conscious and Unconscious) effectively on Child and Infant casualties.
- Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) effectively on Child and Infant unconscious casualties.
Module 1: Essentials of First Aid
Module 2: Common Child Medical Conditions
Module 3: Child and Infant Resuscitation Skills
Small Group Practical - 1 Facilitator : 6 Learners
P1. We highly recommend individuals to have attained at least primary six educations.
P2. Must be physically fit and able to render help to another individual during an emergency.
P3. Medically fit with no pre-existing medical conditions such as knee, spinal or joints injury. Learners with medical problems, such as bronchial asthma, any upper respiratory tract infection, orthopaedic problems (e.g. slipped disc), are encouraged to consult their own doctors before attending the course. In case of doubt, please consult your doctor first and produce a Letter/Memo to indicate if fit for training.
There are no assessments conducted for this workshop.
C1. The Basic Child and Infant First Aid Workshop is accredited by the Singapore Red Cross Academy.
C2. A credit card-sized certificate of participation with 2 years validity will be issued upon successful attendance.