QCF level 3 Paediatric First Aid / Ofsted compliant

2 days


Who’s it for?

An in-depth course covering all aspects of First Aid for Child Carers – as recommended by the National Childminding Association and Pre-School Learning Alliance. This course is suitable for those responsible for caring for children, such as childminders, nurseries, schools, pre schools and school clubs.

This qualification consists of 2 modules containing both theoretical and practical assessments by the tutor:

Module 1 - Emergency Paediatric First Aid

  • legal framework / record keeping
  • managing an emergency
  • use of equipment / first aid box
  • Managing an unconscious casualty and / or in seizure
  • choking – adult, baby and child
  • managing a bleeding casualty / shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Minor injuries
  • Multi choice assessment

Module 2 - Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies

  • injury to bone, muscle or joint
  • head injury
  • burns / scalds
  • childhood conditions / chronic illnesses
  • major illnesses – asthma, diabetes, allergies, seizures
  • bites and stings
  • electric shock
  • extremes of temperature
  • multi choice assessment
£600 + plus vat for up to 12 delegates

Onsite course charge which includes a Qualsafe Awards manual and certificate for each delegate:
Add £5 per delegate for accredited certification
Evidence can be provided by a qualified NVQ Assessor for those working towards an NVQ in Childcare & Education.
No refunds will be given for delegates not attending on the day without prior notice.

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