Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid


  • Level: 3      
  • Study Method: Classroom       
  • Location: Luton & London     
  • Dates: Once every week

The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) has been specifically designed to meet the criteria set by the Department for Education’s EYFS
Framework and is ideal for:
• Those who have gained a level 2 and/or level 3 childcare qualification and have entered into an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with EYFS requirements.
• Registered childminders and assistants who are required to hold a current and full paediatric first aid certificate in order to comply with the  EYFS requirements.
• Anyone who has a non-professional involvement with infants and children, such as parents, grandparents and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.
Successful candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the necessary skills to administer safe and effective treatment when dealing with a range of paediatric first aid situations

What’s Covered?  

The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider, Assessing an emergency situation, Dealing with an unresponsive, infant or child, Recovery Position, CPR and defibrillation, Choking, Head, neck and back injuries, Fractures, Anaphylaxis and allergic reactions, Meningitis, Asthma, Febrile, Convulsions, Seizures, Diabetic Emergencies, Poisoning, Burns and scalds, Electric Shock, External Bleeding, Hypovolaemic Shock, Eye, ear and nose conditions, Bites and stings, Minor Injuries, Treatment for hot and cold body temperatures.


You must be 16+.  No previous knowledge required.

Please call our office on 01582 343448