Who can benefit from this course?

This accredited course is ideal for anyone who has responsibility for infants or young children other than early years’ practitioners who will specifically require the full two day Level 3 Paediatric First Aid qualification.

This shorter course concentrates more on emergency situations such as cardiac arrest, circulatory shock, choking and severe bleeding.

Course includes the basic operation and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED)

Key course features

  • Accredited qualification
  • Engaging teaching methods including demonstrations, role plays and discussions
  • Ongoing theoretical and practical assessment throughout the course with a short multiple choice examination at the end of the course
  • Paediatric First Aid manual included for every candidate

Topics covered

By the end of the course, students will understand the role of the emergency paediatric first aider and be able to provide treatment for infants and children in a range of situations both minor and life threatening, including cardiac arrest, choking, circulatory shock, wounds and bleeding.

First Aid techniques covered include carrying out a Primary Survey and a Secondary Assessment, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation, Abdominal / Chest Thrusts for a choking casualty,

Key facts

  • Course duration: 7 hours
  • Maximum number of learners: 12
  • Certificate validity: 3 Years

From £230.00 for groups of up to 4 candidates

Extra candidates above 4 at £42.50 per candidate