Paediatric First Aid


Course Description


This course is designed for nursery assistants and teachers caring for infants and children in the absence of a fully qualified first aider.  The course fulfils the requirements of the Early Years Foundation Stage statutory framework.

Course Benefits:

This course promotes confidence and practibility and also provides knowledge of dealing with ill or injured infants and children.

Course Contents Include:

  • Infant and child CPR
  • Unconsciousness
  • Infant and child choking
  • Control of bleeding and shock
  • Nose bleeds
  • Burns and scalds
  • Broken bones
  • Head injury
  • The Paediatric Assessment Triangle
  • Allergic reaction
  • Poisoning
  • Croup
  • Febrile convulsions
  • Meningitis
  • Asthma
  • Foreign object procedures

Length of Course:

12 hours – max 12 persons.

Course Certification:

Continuous assessment of candidates’ skills will take place throughout the course and upon completion candidates will be awarded a certificate in Paediatric First Aid, valid for 3 years.


Please contact us to discuss group pricing of this course.
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