12 Hour Paediatric First Aid

The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) is designed to meet the criteria set by the Department for Education’s EYFS Framework.

Intended Audience

  • Those with a level 2 and/or level 3 childcare qualification who have entered an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios.
  • Registered childminders and assistants
  • Anyone who has a non-professional involvement with infants and children, such as parents, grandparents and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.

Course Content

Over 2 days, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge to feel confident at dealing with a range of different situations involving children including:

assessing an emergency situation, dealing with an unresponsive infant or child, CPR, choking, meningitis, head and spinal injuries, anaphylaxis, asthma and more.

Assessment Methods

This course combines both practical and theory assessments which are carried out throughout the two days.

Course Cost

This course costs £75 per person on an open course

Group discount applies for more than 6 people