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Paediatric first aid and injury prevention instruction

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Starting with a guided tour of Kidsafe House, followed by morning tea then get into practical first aid including CPR for babies and toddlers, what to do for near drownings, burns, poisonings and more. $120 per person payable in advance.

These sessions are recommended for pregnant couples, parents, grandparents, babysitters and other carers of children. Starting time is 9 am. Minimum numbers apply. Call Kidsafe Qld on 3854 1829 to book and pay. First aid instruction is provided by a properly qualified first aid instructor who also has 20 years experience in children's emergency departments.

Topics include: *The top injuries presenting to Queensland hospitals and how these can be prevented. *Safety products and ideas for securing your home. *Nursery furniture and toys – hazards and how to avoid injury. *Correct use of strollers, high chairs and other equipment. *Safe sleeping. *Child restraints – the rules and the correct use of restraints. *Kidsafe resources. *Resuscitation (CPR for babies and toddlers using practice mannequins). *Drowning. *Choking, fevers and febrile convulsions. *Burns and scalds. *Breathing difficulties. *Head injuries. *Severe allergic reactions and the use of EpiPens. *Poisons. *Bites and stings.