Regulated Training for those looking after the under-8's at School, Pre-school and Nursery
Our two-day Level 3 Paediatric First Aid course is designed for people working with children.
It been specifically designed to meet the requirements of the Department for Education's EYFS Framework.
On completion candidates are awarded a certificate that is valid for three years.
This course is particularly suitable for:
The course is split into two units, usually over two days, and covers the following content:
In unit 1 the learner must:
Unit 1 includes practical assessments for CPR and AED for children and infants, recovery position, choking and wounds and bleeding. It also includes a multiple choice questionnaire covering other aspects of the unit.
In unit 2 the learner must:
Unit 2 includes one practical assessment (Management of Fractures) and one multiple choice questionnaire.
This qualification and learning outcomes are based on the recommendations of the Resuscitation Council (UK) and Skills for Health Assessment Principles for First Aid Qualifications, and is specifically designed to meet the requirements of the Department for Education's EYFS Framework.
This qualification is for people who have a specific responsibility at work, or in voluntary and community
activities, to provide first aid to children (including babies) when dealing with an emergency situation, chronic or sudden paediatric illness or Paediatric injury.
It comprises 2 mandatory units with a total value of 2 credits.
Please note - Minimum contact teaching hours apply to this qualification. Training should be delivered in no less than 12 hours (2 days).
Candidates must bring along a piece of photo identification in order to sign in at the start of this course.
Our Paediatric first aid course is a formal, regulated, RQF qualification. That means that it's Ofqual regulated, via our Awarding Organisation (Qualsafe Awards). And that means that we and our expert trainers jump through lots of hoops to ensure that you get the very best quality training.
That's lots of hoops that we jump through, so you don't have to!
All the skills you need as a Paediatric first aider to keep the children in your care safe and well
We'll remind you when your certificates are due for renewal. Want a report on your existing first aiders? Just ask!
Save up to 30 - 50% on the price of our Workplace courses compared to the national brands
The best first aid course and trainer I have had - thank you
Tasha made the training fun, which really helped - lots of little rhymes & quotes which helped me to remember things
Very good teaching in ways that are easy to remember
Thank you so much. As a massively squeamish person who has major problems listening to medical information, you managed to make it bearable and even fun!
I thoroughly enjoyed the course. Natasha kept us engaged from start to finish
Trainer was fantastic. She explained things well and went through things that we didn't understand. Really enjoyed the training
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If you're not sure the Paediatric First Aid course is the right one for you and your staff, take a look at one of our other courses below, or pick from our full range of courses in the menu