Paediatric First Aid

Paediatric First Aid

This course is designed for those who work within a childcare setting, or primarily come into contact with children. It is the staple course for many childminders, nurseries, after school clubs and other child-based industries. Whilst ideal for employees, it is the ideal course for those who want to learn more about first aid for children. This course is suitable for the workplace and meets are the standards required by EYFS.

What You Will Learn

Roles and Responsibilities of a Paediatric First Aider
Assessing Incidents
Unresponsive Child and Baby
CPR, Recovery Position and
Defibrillators (AED)
How to deal with Shock
Minor Injuries
Bites, stings, small cuts, grazes, bumps and bruises, splinters and nosebleeds
Suspected fractures
Injuries to head, neck and spine
Conditions effecting eyes, ears and nose
Acute medical conditions and sudden illness
Diabetes, asthma, meningitis, febrile convulsions
Extremes of heat and cold
Burns and scalds
Electric Shock
Sudden poisoning


As we offer QNUK regulated qualifications, learners will need to demonstrate the skills and knowledge that they have learn’t. In order for a certificate to be issued candidates will have to complete a 30 question multiple choice exam and will be asked by the trainer to demonstrate practical elements of the course. The trainer is able to assist those who may have difficulties in completing the assessment criteria, we ask you advise us prior to the course start so we may make provisions if required.


We believe to be competitive on price and as such we have our Price Promise, which guarantees not only to match a like for like quote, but to beat it by 5%. See our Price Promise page for more details.

Open Course
Individual Price
£78.00 inc VAT
On Site
Up to 12 learners

We may be based in Somerset but we have a network of over 2000+ trainers throughout the UK.


This is a regulated qualification. No Due Diligence required. Click here to see the HSE’s stance on first aid training requirements

On completion of the course, learners will receive a Ofqual regulated qualification of which is valid for three years. After this period candidates will need to resit the course again, no re-qualification course. The HSE recommend Annual Skills Updates of which we can provide either as an open course, as an in-house or as an online course.

Open Courses