Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course (1-day)

Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

This course meets the minimum requirements for Paediatric First Aid outlined in the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) 2017. It takes place over 1 day, with at least 6 hours of tuition.


This one-day first aid course has been developed for people who need to provide paediatric first aid in the workplace to children and infants. It is a qualification suited to those already working or preparing to work in the Early Years sector, for example, nurseries, schools and activity centres, If you already work in this sector, you will need to have a valid Paediatric First Aid qualification and new entrants will need to qualify within three months of starting work.

The course consists of one unit, Emergency Paediatric First Aid, which our highly skilled instructors teach in an interactive and engaging manner.

You’ll cover all the essentials for dealing with young children who need first aid, from the lifesaving skills of CPR, resuscitation and dealing with choking, bleeding and asthma to minor cuts and grazes. You can be sure that everybody who gets this course from Carlton Training will have the knowledge and skills to handle a first aid emergency for this age group.

We cover a wide range of practical skills to make sure that learners are able to give the help needed at their workplace to a child or infant. We make sure that everybody knows how to deal with the potential problems that they could be faced with when handling a childhood emergency.

Everybody who completes the course successfully is awarded an Ofsted recognised certificate, valid for 3 years.


Our one-day Paediatric First Aid course can help you:

  • ensure that the children in you care are safe
  • meet the EYFS requirements for providing first aid
  • comply with an inspection by Ofsted
  • deal with childhood emergencies

This course is suitable for people without any previous first aid training, it is also suitable for anybody who has had previous first aid training and needs to update their skills and gain the latest qualification.

Train at our venues or we'll come to you. Call us on: 0845 299 4049 or Contact Us to find out more.

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In-house training:

Is totally flexible

Saves time & money

Very convenient

Great for team spirit

Up to 10 people at your premises £650 + VAT (from £65 each)


One place at our training centre is £99 + VAT


Course Dates for IndividualsPrice
(Ex VAT)
(Inc VAT)
Book NowTraining Location
6th December (Friday) 2019 £99.00 £118.80
3rd February (Monday) 2020 £99.00 £118.80
1st May (Friday) 2020 £99.00 £118.80
26th June (Friday) 2020 £99.00 £118.80

Sample Paediatric First Aid Training Programme
1. Introduction to infant and paediatric child first aid
2. Care of the unconscious casualty
3. Dealing with an epileptic fit, shock and anaphylactic (allergic) emergencies
4. Resuscitation including infant and child CPR
5. What to do if a child or baby is choking
6. Control of bleeding including nosebleeds
7. Common childhood emergencies eg asthma and head injuries
8. Burns and scalds
9. Fractures
10. Various illnesses and conditions
11. Contents of first aid boxes and their use
12. Reporting accidents and illnesses
13. How to administer first aid to an infant and a child with head, neck or back injury.


Train at our venues or we'll come to you. Call us on: 0845 299 4049 or Contact Us to find out more.