Paediatric First Aid Training – QA Level 3

Course Duration: 2 Days
Ofqual Regulated: Yes
Awarding Body: Qualsafe Awards Level 3
Certificate Valid for: 3 Years + Annual Refresher Training Suggested
Availability: See online for course details For onsite training at your premises call 0161 796 7226
Price: £105 + VAT
Course Leaflet:

Our comprehensive 12 hours Paediatric First Aid Course has been designed specifically for individuals who provide care for babies and children under 8 years old.

The course syllabus has been designed in accordance with the UK resuscitation guidelines (2010) and meets the requirements of:

  • Ofsted
  • Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework
  • Pre-School Learning Alliance
  • NCMA (National Child Minders Association)
  • Sure Start
  • NVQ in childcare and education

Our twelve-hour course is usually held over two days and all delegates will learn a high level of hands-on skills and theoretical knowledge, delegates can deal promptly and competently with situations that may arise when caring for children and babies. This course is ideal for registered Child Minders in England and Wales as they are required to have a Paediatric First Aid certificate.

This course is suitable for nursery nurses, breakfast clubs, after school clubs, child minders, primary schools, any workers who provides care for babies and children under 8 years old. This course may also be used as evidence for those working towards an NVQ in Child Care and Education (level 3).

The following ranges of subjects are covered:-

  • First aid responsibilities / priorities when dealing with emergencies
  • Safety precautions within a childcare environment
  • Dealing with medication/accident forms/calling for an ambulance & first aid boxes
  • Treatment of unconsciousness
  • Child & BabyCPR training
  • Child & Baby Choking
  • Bleeding, shock & hygiene practices
  • Recognising & treating of childhood illness
  • Bites, stings & poisons
  • Burns, scalds & electric shocks
  • Sprains, strains & fractures
  • Spinal injuries

Requirements: Students are continuously assessed throughout the course.

Assessment is a multiple-choice paper and on-going practical assessment by the course trainer. A 3-year qualification will be issued to those who meet the criteria.

Paediatric First Aid certificates are valid for three years, Response First will send an automatic reminder to both the customer and the Paediatric First Aider three months prior to the expiry date of the certificate.

Your certificates can be renewed, by attending a Paediatric First Aid training course.

Response First runs First Aid at Work courses regularly throughout the NorthWest. For further details on courses near you, call us or simply use our online courses page and find a venue suitable for you.

Response First can also deliver courses at your premises or arrange a course specifically for your requirements. For details contact us and discuss your needs today, we are here to help call us today on 0161 796 7226 or fill in the enquiry form.


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Excellent delivery, plenty of visual aids and hands-on practice, very informative! The tutor took the time to answer questions, consolidate learning and ensure everyone had a full understanding of the concepts being taught. Would definitely recommend this course to friends and co...


Saied has a wonderful way of teaching and on this course EFAW course he demonstrated and showed what is important in first aid by asking questions, debating and discussing those points I feel I learnt so much more form this method than the old fashioned way, here is the text book...


Great course, very useful, simple and practical training advice delivered by experienced tutor. Thank you Response First ...


Saied has an excellent delivery style and kept everyone's attention by switching from theory (powerpoint, film and discussion) to practical sessions throughout the course. Saied has a very friendly and simple approach to first aid which was very refreshing. I would fully recomme...


I found the course very helpful and the helper was very nice and friendly. 10/10...

Agnieszka Domanska

What a great course! The pace was good with time to address questions, as English is not my first language Saied was very patient and considerate and through key points. Great to have supportive documents to take away and consolidate learning. Thank you for the fantastic pen :) M...


Review of EFAW Course: A very informative, well-paced course with excellent practical demonstrations. Have already had cause to use what I learned. Highly recommended. Jan Grzywinski, The Polish Saturday School in Manchester ...

Jan Grzywinski

I can say on behalf of the whole group that we felt very well on Saturday and we learned a lot from you. Thank you for everything, it was a good experience. ...

Réka Rakitai

Thank-you Saied Patel at Response First for the extremely professional but fun First Aid training course I attended last week. I hope I never have to use the skills I learnt but I'm more than confident to do so if needed. These life skills often get over looked, would you know wh...

Matthew Stott

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