Paediatric First Aid

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Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

The  Level 3 Paediatric First Aid covers a wide range of CPR and first aid skills, equipping the first-aider to administer first aid to children and infants.

This two-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills related to children, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe environment for children and infants.

The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years.

Paediatric First Aid is 12 hours and can be delivered over two consecutive days or can be split into smaller sessions and delivered over a 7 week period from the start of the course.

The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

Pre-Requisites

Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

Course Content

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role of the paediatric first aider
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
  • How to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a suspected fracture and a dislocation
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a chronic medical condition or sudden illness
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with burns or scalds
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with a head, a neck and a back injury
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat and cold
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been poisoned
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has sustained an electric shock
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who has been bitten or stung.

Assessment

Paediatric First Aid is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.


Renewal

In order to re-qualify, learners must be assessed against all learning outcomes and assessment criteria in the unit. For Paediatric First Aid this will be the same as the initial course of 12 hours.

Prices from £95.00

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Initial training course length: 12 Hours

Retraining after 3 years: 12 Hours

Teachers, child carers and parents.

  • Introduction
  • Principles of First Aid
  • Chain Of Survival
  • Emergency Management Procedure
  • Care Cycle™
  • Scene Safety
  • Scene Survey
  • Exposure Protection
  • Basic Life Support
  • Primary Survey, Recovery Position & Reassessment
  • CPR Infant (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
  • CPR Child
  • CPR Adult
  • Alternative Ventilation Procedures
  • Introduction to Automated External
  • Defibrillation
  • Infant Choking
  • Child Choking
  • Adult Choking
  • Life Threatening Conditions
  • Severe Bleeding
  • Shock Management
  • Secondary Survey
  • Patient History Taking
  • Physical Assessment
  • Patient Report Form (PRF)
  • First Aid Topics
  • Breathing Problems
  • Environmental Problems
  • Nervous System Problems
  • Other Medical Problems
  • Other Injuries
  • First Aid Health and Safety
  • First Aid Kit
  • Accident Recording

A maximum of 12 people can attend each course. We work to one instructor per 12 people.

Maximum class size: 24 candidates with two instructors 

Our costs will vary for onsite training dependant on the number of candidates, distance to get to your venue and how many days the course consists of. Please complete the booking form on our website or contact us for a firm quotation.

This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.

A retraining course is required every 3 years to maintain the award.

All of our first aid training courses can be delivered from a suitable room at your premises or from our training centre in Moira, near Swadlincote.

Clients can book on a course using the online booking form via email or telephone, once candidates have been confirmed, ETS will issue an invoice that must be paid 7 working days prior to course commencement see our T&C.

Onsite Paediatric Training Course Certificate Award

Level 3 Emergency Paediatric First Aid

The Level 3 Emergency Paediatric First Aid covers a wide range of CPR and first aid skills, equipping the first-aider to administer first aid to children and infants.

This one-day course covers a range of CPR and first aid skills related to children, providing you with the skills to ensure a safe environment for children infants.

The qualification is Ofqual accredited and valid for three years.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid is six hours and can be delivered in one day or split into smaller sessions over a four week period from the start of the course.

The course comprises of practical work and theoretical classroom work, as well as a practical assessment on CPR and first aid.


Pre-Requisites

Candidates must be a minimum of 16 years of age at the time of taking the assessment. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

Course Content

A range of subjects are covered including:

  • Understanding the role of the paediatric first aider
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is suffering from shock
  • How to assess an emergency situation and act safely and effectively
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • How to provide first aid for an infant and a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally
  • How to provide first aid to an infant and a child who is wounded and bleeding

Assessment

Emergency Paediatric First Aid is Trainer Assessed throughout the course and the assessment should determine a learner’s ability to act safely, promptly and effectively when an emergency occurs at work and to deal with a casualty. All Assessment Criteria in the units must be achieved.


Renewal

In order to re-qualify, learners must be assessed against all learning outcomes and assessment criteria in the unit. For Emergency Paediatric First Aid this will be the same as the initial course of 6 hours.

Prices from £50.00

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Initial training course length: 7 Hours

Retraining after 3 years: 7 Hours

People requiring basic skills in first aid for Adults, Children and Infants

  • Introduction
  • Principles of First Aid
  • Chain Of Survival
  • Emergency Management Procedure
  • Care Cycle™
  • Scene Safety
  • Scene Survey
  • Exposure Protection
  • Basic Life Support
  • Primary Survey, Recovery Position & Reassessment
  • CPR Infant (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
  • CPR Child
  • CPR Adult
  • Alternative Ventilation Procedures
  • Introduction to Automated External
  • Defibrillation
  • Infant Choking
  • Child Choking
  • Adult Choking
  • Life Threatening Conditions
  • Severe Bleeding
  • Shock Management
  • Epilepsy Seizures
  • Minor Injuries
  • Burns and Scalds
  • Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke
  • First Aid Health and Safety
  • First Aid Kit
  • Accident Recording
  • Patient Report Form (PRF)

A maximum of 12 people can attend each course. We work to one instructor per 12 people.

Maximum class size: 24 candidates with two instructors 

Our costs will vary for onsite training dependant on the number of candidates, distance to get to your venue and how many days the course consists of. Please complete the booking form on our website or contact us for a firm quotation.

This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.

A retraining course is required every 3 years to maintain the award.

All of our first aid training courses can be delivered from a suitable room at your premises or from our training centre in Moira, near Swadlincote.

Clients can book on a course using the online booking form via email or telephone, once candidates have been confirmed, ETS will issue an invoice that must be paid 7 working days prior to course commencement see our T&C.

Paediatric first aid training courses

Parents Paediatric First Aid

This course is designed for parents or guardians, it is a basic first aid training course at an affordable price, to teach parents essential lifesaving skills with new born babies and children. This course is 3 hours and can be held for a minimum of 4 people. All candidates receive a certificate of attendance and a paediatric first aid reference manual.

Prices from £20.00

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Initial training course length: 3 Hours

Retraining after 3 years: 3 Hours

Parents and guardians

What does this course cover?

  • Coping with an emergency
  • Child and infant CPR
  • Dealing with choking
  • Febrile Convulsions
  • Treatment of bleeds
  • The first aid kit

What does this course cover?

  • First aid manual for each candidate
  • CPR keyring face shield
  • Certificate of attendance
  • 3 hours training from an experienced instructor

A maximum of 12 people can attend each course. We work to one instructor per 12 people.

Minimum class size: 4 candidates

Maximum class size: 24 candidates with two instructors 

£25 per candidate

This qualification lasts for 3 years from date of completion.

A retraining course is available if required.

All of our first aid training courses can be delivered from a suitable room at your premises or from our training centre in Moira, near Swadlincote.

Clients can book on a course using the online booking form via email or telephone, once candidates have been confirmed, ETS will issue an invoice that must be paid 7 working days prior to course commencement see our T&C.

What do our customers think?

At the end of every course, we collect feedback from everyone who attended. We are pleased to have received 4 and 5 star reviews from all of our attendees.

Please visit the Testimonials page to see for yourself.