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Caring for kids first aid course

Despite our best efforts, accidents can happen! Would you know what to do in an emergency situation? Would you know the right way to help a child or baby who is choking or who has burned themselves? Do you know when to take your child to hospital?

Rainbow Families is delighted to offer a free Caring for Kids First Aid Course.


Caring for Kids course is designed for Parents, Grand Parents, Guardians and /or carers of young children to the age 12.

It focuses on areas in the age group, where accidents most regularly occur as well as caring for an unwell child.

The course has been developed in recognition of the special needs of the injured child.

This course is non assessed against any national competency units.


This course includes:

  • Responding to an Emergency
  • DRSABCD action plan
  • Choking
  • Recognising illness in a baby
  • Fever, Diarrhoea and nappy rash
  • Febrile Convulsions & seizures
  • Poisoning
  • Bites & Stings
  • Asthma
  • Allergies / anaphylaxis
  • Medication
  • Shock Bleeding and Burns
  • Other common injuries
  • Summary & questions


The course usually costs $85, however we are offering it for free. 

Places are limited to 18. Please only register if you are able to attend. 


Tickets available here


August 25, 2019
9am - 1pm
Newtown Neighbourhood Centre
1 Bedford St
Newtown, NSW 2042
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