First Aid for babies & toddlers

First aid - for Babies & Toddlers (in English) supported by TRYGFONDEN.

How to help a baby or small child in an emergency! Prevent most accidents in daily life - and be prepared for those, that happen anyway.

The instructor uses her experience and knowledge as a health professional to teach you selected theory themes.
We spend plenty of time practicing in small groups, using special Junior & Baby CPR manikins. You learn with your body - not only with your ears.

All participants/couples will get a first aid book (English).


  • The 4 steps of first aid
  • Assessment of consciousness & breathing
  • CPR for babies and small children (we practice thoroughly!)
  • Recovery position
  • Call for the right kind of help – at the right time
  • How to use an AED
  • Prevention of & first aid for: - Choking and other kinds of blocked airways (we practice thoroughly!)

Plus a short overview of the following themes

  • How to recognize signs of serious infection
  • Falls
  • Burns
  • Poisoning and corrosive injury
  • Fever cramps (and other kinds of seizures)
  • Bleeding cuts and wounds


This course is for (grand)parents and others with an interest in the subject.
Sign up is pr. adult.

You are allowed to bring a baby (0-12 months) at no extra cost. You don't have to bring the baby (you will probably be more focused and learn more if you don't), but the baby is absolutely welcome :-).

You are also welcome during pregnancy!

Practical info

Thursday Oct 14 - 10.00-13.00
Course will be 3 hours of teaching incl. a short break. This course is in English.

We will be in Kultursalen, ground floor, in Kildevæld Kulturcenter. Strollers are welcome in the room.

Please bring:

  • Yoga mat or similar
  • Snacks etc.

My CPR manikins can give feedback to your mobile devise. I recommend downloading the app. QCPR from Laerdal in advance. It’s available for free in Google Play & Apple’s App Store.


You are welcome to contact the instructor, Marianne Mogensen:

Marianne is a First aid instructor, certified by Dansk Førstehjælpsråd.

She is a physiotherapist, ergonomics teacher and motor skills instructor.
In the past she was also a sergeant in the Danish Civil Defense (eg. passed the exam as a firefighter).
Marianne is the author of the books Efter fødsel - Træning & babyleg (After birth – Exercises & babygames) and Ergonomi – Forflytnings- og arbejdsteknik (Ergonomics – transfertechniques, mostly for nurses). She published the DVD Mavedans for Gravide.

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Kildevæld Kulturcenter

Bellmansgade 3C

2100 København Ø
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