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Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

2 credits


The qualification will cover the essentials of dealing with every day common accidents, injuries and illnesses as well as the techniques for dealing with choking, the recovery position and CPR. Upon completion of the full qualification a certificate of completion/competency will be issued and valid for a period of 3 years. The qualification is ideal for those working in nurseries, school, childcare, healthcare.

Cost = £125 per person.

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Level 3 | GLH 12


See all the details of the course below.

  • Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  • Managing paediatric illness, injuries and emergencies

Prior to registration for this qualification learners are required to:

  • Be accurately identified
  • Be 14 years of age or over
  • Be able to communicate effectively in English (included listening, speaking, reading and

There are no other pre-requisites to certification other than completion of assessment criteria.

  • Understand roles and responsibilities of the Paediatric First Aider
  • Recognising signs and symptoms of injury or illness
  • Assisting a casualty who us suffering from major injury or illness
  • Assisting a casualty with chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis
  • Aligned to the Ofsted Early Years criteria

  • Qualification is delivered face to face
  • Course length – 2 days

This qualification is suitable for any individual who wishes to develop their knowledge and understanding of First Aid and become a qualified First Aider within the workplace, certification is valid for 3 years. Possible progression routes are:

  • Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work
  • Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce

This course can be booked at any time with dates to suit your workplace. To deliver the course we will need an appropriate space to deliver practical based activities.

All learners are assessed through theory-based, discussion and practical observations.

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