Paediatric First Aid (2 day course)

(1 customer review)


All our Paediatric First Aid course adhere to OFSTED guidelines, and cover the crucial components of First Aid, covering methods such as CPR, the techniques differ in application from adults and children. Paediatric First Aid covers the safe techniques for performing First Aid on children and infants. Learners will be more competent to give safe, prompt and effective treatment in an emergency involving children and infants.

SKU: 007 Category:


Meet Childcare Regulations – This course provides compliance with regulations and rules set by:

  • The Department of Education
  • Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Local Education Authorities
  • The Childcare Register

Who needs this Paediatric First Aid training?

Emergency Paediatric First aid is great for newly qualified early years staff, or anyone working with children or infants, such as:

  • Teachers
  • Childminders
  • Carers
  • Nurseries

Note: Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work courses only cover adult First Aid, and do not cover First Aid for infants and children.


A range of subjects are covered including

  • The roles and responsibilities of the Paediatric First Aider
  • Required First Aid Equipment
  • Incident Reporting
  • Scene, Primary and Secondary Surveys (assessing the incident)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • The Recovery Position
  • Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Choking and Abdominal Thrusts
  • Treatment of Wounds
  • Shock
  • Anaphylaxis


On passing the paediatric first aid course each candidate will receive a certificate, accredited by Highfield/Nuco Qualifications.

Certificates are valid for 3 years, after the course must be retaken to retain appropriate qualification.


Candidates are assessed during each practical activity.

At the end of the course candidates will complete a multiple choice question paper.

Each candidate must successfully complete both elements to pass the course.

Group Bookings

For group bookings a discount may apply, simply complete the form on CONTACT US with details of your request. Please take the time to read our Course Booking Terms and Conditions

1 review for Paediatric First Aid (2 day course)

  1. Carla Speight

    Calm & Logic

    “So much information to take in, could be overwhelming without Mark to help make it make sense… Need to keep calm and apply the logic.”

    Primary Teaching Assistant

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