Courses & Talks

(schedule of courses and talks are available on our facebook page; view link here)


1. BASIC FIRST AID WITH BABIES & CHILDREN : COURSE FOR HELPERS

> A 2 part course (each lasts 3h) split over two mornings

(Please note that this course complements the Singapore Red Cross First aid course where life threatening emergencies are reviewed with CPR. The h.e.l.p. agency first aid course doesn’t address CPR which is total exception in a baby or a child. The h.e.l.p. agency addresses more frequent health emergencies such as a head concussion or a high fever just to mention 2 situations)

> Course objective : recognize a health emergency in a baby or a child, perform the adequate initial treatment and decide appropriately when parents should be called.

> Material : each student gets her own booklet with the full content of the course;

> Course assessment: based on scenarios. Results of the assessment are reported on the certificate of attendance.

> Certificate of attendance : given to any student who has attended the 2 parts with report of final assessment score;

> Course content :


2. PEARL COURSE FOR PARENTS

> A 2 part course (each lasts 2,5h) split over two ½ days

(Please note :

> Course objective : recognize and assess a health emergency in a baby or a child and decide with no waste of time on the appropriate response : ER in a hospital ? Doctor’s consultation ? Home monitoring ? Know the proper use and limits of self medication ;

> Material : mannequins to practice choking maneuvers ; pocket first aid kit ; booklet with full content of the course;

> Please note that this course is in French so far. English may be considered depending on demand.

> Course content :


3. WOMEN’S HEALTH PROGRAM FOR HELPERS

A 2h private meeting with a very small number of helpers

Course objective: the helper should be able to understand how her body works, how she can become pregnant and how she can get a sexually transmitted disease;

Course content: no predefined content but rather adapted to the needs of the helper (Basic woman’s health education? Sexual education? Birth control education? Description of woman’s physiology. Risks and limits of self-medication. Awareness of the dangers of medications sold by friends and relatives.

This course is particularly recommended for those helpers who have a boyfriend in Singapore

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