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The purpose of this qualification is for learners to attain the knowledge, confidence and practical competences required to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations in your workplace or home.

Designed for learners who wish to gain skills, knowledge and understanding of paediatric first aid, this course enables provision of care and management of incidences and injuries.  It offers the opportunity to provide quality and effective first aid care achieved through an understanding of the general duties, responsibilities and treatment principles of first aid, designed especially with children in mind.

Why Attend This Course?


Our Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification has been produced in consultation with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the qualification regulators, and is supported by Skills for Health. Our courses are also approved by the HSE to provide qualifications for the purpose of Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981. 


The objectives of this qualification include supporting a role in the workplace, attaining the knowledge and practical competences required to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, including incidences in the home and giving learners personal growth and engagement in learning.

What Will I Learn?


  • Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assessment and Examination

  • Basic Life Support including CPR

  • Choking

  • Unconsciousness


  • External Bleeding

  • Bites, Stings and Minor Injuries

  • Shock

  • First Aid Kits

Where Can I Learn?


This one-day course can be held at your own premises on a date to suit your needs for a maximum of 12 learners per course.  Alternatively you can attend one of our open courses at our training centre; please click here for availability and to book online


Do I Need Previous Experience


Learners must be 16+.  No previous first aid knowledge is needed to attend and all course material and equipment will be provided.


Continuous observations, questions and answers throughout the course by one of our highly qualified and experienced trainers, followed by an independent practical based exam on the final afternoon of the course, ensure all learners feel confident in achieving their certificate, valid for 3 years.

Where Can I Book?

Click here to book online any of our courses taking place at our training centre.  If you would like to arrange one of our courses at an alternative venue, please click here to complete our Course Enquiry Form and one of our team will be in touch.  For all queries, please email or call us FREE on 0808 123 2401.



£800 for a maximum of 12 learners per course.


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