HABC- First Aid Courses

Level 2 International Award in Pediatric First Aid and the safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator.

Course Overview : This course offers necessary knowledge to the children caregivers to attain grounding knowledge on Pediatric First Aid skills to treat and handle a variety of childhood medical emergencies.


One day programme, Maximum 06 hours.

Audience : For learners who have a specific responsibility at work to deliver basic pediatric first aid to children in a range of emergency first aid situations.

Objective : Learners will be skilled with the knowledge of Pediatric First Aid and the Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator.

Outline (International Award):

  • Introduction
  • Primary Survey
  • Role & Responsibilities
  • Incident site assessment
  • Risk control
  • First Aid to Child/Infant- unresponsive and breathing normally or abnormally, wound, bleed, seizure and shock.
  • Safe Use of automated external defibrillator (AED)

Practical : Students will practice the essential skills in small groups and will apply the above skills in scenario sessions during the course.

Accreditation Body : Dubai Corporation of Ambulance Services (DCAS), Highfield International

Certificate validity : Three years valid Certificate allover UAE and Two years valid certificate inside JAFZA Jurisdiction.