Emergency Paediatric First Aid

The Midlands No.1 for Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Our Ofqual accredited qualifications are regulated by Qualsafe Awards. This ensures that on completion of our First Aid training courses, you are awarded a qualification, not a certificate of attendance.

Price Matching service on like-for-like Emergency Paediatric First Aid courses

Our affordable courses not only adhere to The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981, set out by the Health & safety Executive - our quality assured, Ambulance Service experienced instructors exceed them; delivering uncomplicated and easy to digest courses.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Ofqual Accredited First Aid Qualification

Valid for 3 years

paediatric child first aid course for schools

Duration: 1 day / 6 hours

Join an open course: £55 per person

Delivered at your home or workplace:

1-3 students: £315

4-8 students: £330

9-12 students: £345

Complete this course at one of our venues

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop the basic skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency paediatric first aid situations which could arise when looking after children.

Intended Audience

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements and is ideal for:

  • Those who have gained a level 2 or 3 childcare qualification and have entered into an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with the EYFS requirements.
  • Anyone who cares for infants and children, such as parents, guardians, grandparents or those who have an involvement with infants and children and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.

Newly qualified entrants to an early years setting who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after 30th June 2016, must also have either a full paediatric first aid or an emergency paediatric first aid certificate within three months of starting work.

Course Content

  • The roles and responsibilities a First Aider
  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
  • Recovery Position
  • CPR and AED
  • Choking
  • Minor Injuries
  • Bites and Stings
  • Seizures
  • External Bleeding
  • Hypovolaemic shock