First Aid for Parents & Carers

Workshop description

This workshop is designed for expecting parents, parents, grandparents and other caregivers. It provides participants with the knowledge and skills to carry out emergency first aid for life threatening injuries and illnesses involving infants and young children.

Workshop duration

A non-accredited workshop:

  • Face to face workshop (6 hour delivery)

Workshop content: 

This includes but is not limited to the following topics:

  • Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (infant and child) and includes the use of an Automated External Defibrillator for a child 

  • Backyard pool drowning/dangers of shallow water blackout (SWB)

  • Choking

  • Control of Bleeding, Management of Shock

  • Febrile Seizures

  • Asthma First Aid

  • Allergic Reaction and Anaphylaxis Awareness

  • Burns

  • Poisoning 

  • Diabetes

  • Bites & Stings

  • Content of Bringing Home Baby


Elements of this workshop can be tailored to suit your needs, for example, you may wish to replace ‘Diabetes’ with 'Fractures'

Communicating with the Emergency Services. Stress management techniques and available support following an emergency situation, including the psychological impact on children. Infant, child basic anatomy and physiology and the consequences for provision of first aid.

Should you wish for a half day session we recommend;

Bringing Home Baby


Minimum age for participants is 14 years. There are no prerequisites and no pre-course study required for this workshop.


Materials provided

A FREE CPR keyring resuscitation face mask. The use of quality, hygienic adult, junior & infant manikins, bandages, training props and defibrillators. The use of auto-injector trainers, the use of training reliever medication (bronchodilators) with small & large volume spacers & masks. Up to date first aid material, PowerPoint presentation, DVDs.


GROUP BOOKINGS ONLY. We come to you, conducted at a venue of your choice or home (our group rate is capped at 15 participants). Get a group together, contact others in your industry, clubs, friends and family.

Certificate validity

Please note this workshop is delivered as non-accredited and therefore does not provide a statement of attainment / certification. The Australian Resuscitation Council recommend Basic Life Support training every 12 months. This ensures currency of resuscitation skills and knowledge of equipment.



Workshop training

$1,425 our group rate is capped at 15 participants. CLICK HERE for further details and our payment terms.


In the face to face portion of the training, you are taught how to provide first aid with confidence. There is ample time in this workshop to ask questions and to practice the necessary skills needed for providing emergency first aid and life support for infant and young children.

Looking for Nationally Recognised Training?

For group bookings requiring a Nationally Recognised course; please select HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. This statement of attainment is nationally recognised throughout Australia. Training and assessment delivered on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd No. 90909.

Non-accredited workshop

First Aid for Parents & Carers: non-accredited workshop

To complement your Defibrillator training see our Adopt-A-Defib dedicated website. Affordable, built for people, not for profit Defib packages for your business, club or school


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