Emergency Paediatric First Aid (1 day / 6 hours)

Emergency Paediatric First Aid (1 day / 6 hours)

6 hour paediatric-specific first aid qualification

Ideal for support staff in early years settings

Meets EYFS requirements for recently qualified staff

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Basic First Aid for Early Years

Emergency paediatric first aid is the minimum qualification required for recently qualified early years practitioners. It’s also the ideal qualification for support staff in nursery and other early years settings. We also provide the full 12 hour paediatric first aid qualification, needed to meet OFSTED and CIW requirements.

Practical Training

First aid is a practical subject, so we believe in teaching it through hands-on practice. That means you won’t be subjected to a course full of presentations, but will have plenty of scenarios and hands-on training. We believe that this makes your training more memorable and creates more skilled and confident first aiders.

Course Content

Topics covered on the course include:

Looking after an unconscious child or infant

First aid for a child or infant who has stopped breathing



Bleeding and shock

Minor injuries

The roles and responsibilities of a first aider, including incident recording

Regulated Qualifications

This course is a level 3 qualification, awarded by the specialist awarding body ITC First. The qualification is regulated by OFQUAL, so you can be assured of up to date training provided by qualified trainers.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid at Your Site

We’re based on the South Wales border, so can deliver Emergency Paediatric First Aid in Cardiff, Bristol, Gloucester and beyond. That means we travel widely throughout the area. Contact us to arrange an in-house course for your staff group.

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