Emergency Paediatric First Aid Training Course - 1 Day

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Training Course - 1 Day

This one-day course focuses on emergency scenarios that may arise when caring for babies and young children

Who should attend?

This course is for people working with and caring for babies and young children and is the minimum first aid qualification essential for newly qualified early year’s staff (with a full and relevant level 2 or level 3 childcare qualifications) before they can be included in the required adult: child ratios in an early years setting.

What you will learn?

The role and responsibilities of the emergency paediatric first aider have the ability to assess an emergency situation and prioritise your actions. You will also learn how to help a baby or child who is:

  • unresponsive and breathing normally
  • unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • having a seizure
  • choking
  • suffering from shock
  • bleeding

Course duration

  • One day


Practical skills are assessed by continuous observation by the trainer.


Successful candidates will receive an Act 1st certificate which is valid for three years.

Important additional information

In line with Ofsted Early Years, Childcare Register requirement and 2016 Government legislation, ALL staff must hold a full paediatric first aid certificate when children are present, andmust accompany children on outings. Childminders, and any assistant who might be in sole charge of the children for any period of time, must hold a current full paediatric first aid certificate. Details of the two day full paediatric first aid course is located on page 2

Learners need a basic command of English

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