Paediatric First Aid

This regulated two day course (12 contact hours) is designed for learners with a responsibility for the care of children and babies on a professional level. The purpose of the qualification is for the learner to attain the knowledge and practical competence required to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations.

The course is Ofsted and the Early Years Foundation Stage compliment with the qualification fulfilling the requirements for first aid training detailed in the Department for Education’s statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage.

What we cover:

Role of the Paediatric First Aider


Diabetic emergencies

Primary survey



Resuscitation (CPR including the safe use of an AED)

Minor injuries


Wounds, bleeding and shock

Recovery position

Febrile convulsions

Allergic reactions including anaphylaxis


Extreme cold and heat

Head, neck and back injuries

Foreign bodies

Electrical incidents


We are able to run this course for a school / company / team at a venue of your choice in the Southeast of England (maximum 12 persons).

You will need to provide a room with a presentation screen which is big enough for the group to perform practical assessments on each other. Alternatively, we can source a venue for you if required.


  • Private group rates on request. All costs quoted include the two days training, equipment usage, First Aid manual, certificate and qualification.
“Thank you for such an informative, interesting, fun course in a very supportive atmosphere. Will definitely recommend to the rest of the school!”

Jane, Paediatric First Aid attendee

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