This course comprises of an e-learning course and classroom session.  Both must be completed before a certificate will be issued.

This blended training course is designed for workers caring for young children in the absence of their parents.

The certificate must be renewed every three years.

The classroom part of the emergency Paediatric First Aid course lasts for a minimum of 6 hours (excluding breaks) and will cover the following areas:

  • Be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take,
  • Help a baby or child who is unresponsive and breathing normally,
  • Help a baby or child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally,
  • Help a baby or child who is having a seizure,
  • Help a baby or child who is choking,
  • Help a baby or child who is bleeding,
  • Help a baby or child who is suffering from shock caused by severe blood loss (hypovolemic shock).
The full blended Paediatric First Aid course should last for a minimum of 12 hours (excluding breaks) and will cover the areas set out above as well as the following areas:
- to discuss the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider (including appropriate contents of a first aid box and the need for recording accidents and incidents),
- to help a baby or child:

  • who is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  • who has had an electric shock
  • who has burns or scalds
  • who has a suspected fracture
  • with head, neck or back injuries
  • who is suspected of being poisoned
  • with a foreign body in eyes, ears or nose
  • with an eye injury
  • with a bite or sting
  • who is suffering from the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • having: a diabetic emergency; an asthma attack; an allergic reaction; meningitis; and/or febrile convulsions.

12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: Saturday 6th July 2019
Bolton
PRIVATE BOOKING ONLY
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: 29th June 2019
PRIVATE BOOKING ONLY
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: Saturday 20th July 2019
Location: Wakefield
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: 4th September 2019
Location: Rosehill Playgroup
THIS IS A PRIVATE BOOKING
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: 22nd June 2019
Location: Happy Tots Poppy and Jacks
THIS IS A PRIVATE BOOKING
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: Saturday 20th July 2019
Only open to the middlesbrough candidates
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: 27th July 2019
Location: Black Bull Poppy and Jacks
PRIVATE BOOKING ONLY
12 Hour Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Course Level 3
Date: Saturday 24th August 2019 at Oakhill
Only open to Oakhill candidates.

This course comprises of an e-learning course and classroom sessionBoth must be completed before a certificate will be issued.

This blended training course is designed for workers caring for young children in the absence of their parents.

The certificate must be renewed every three years.

The classroom part of the emergency Paediatric First Aid course lasts for a minimum of 6 hours (excluding breaks) and will cover the following areas:

  • Be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take,
  • Help a baby or child who is unresponsive and breathing normally,
  • Help a baby or child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally,
  • Help a baby or child who is having a seizure,
  • Help a baby or child who is choking,
  • Help a baby or child who is bleeding,
  • Help a baby or child who is suffering from shock caused by severe blood loss (hypovolemic shock).
The full blended Paediatric First Aid course should last for a minimum of 12 hours (excluding breaks) and will cover the areas set out above as well as the following areas:
- to discuss the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider (including appropriate contents of a first aid box and the need for recording accidents and incidents),
- to help a baby or child:

  • who is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  • who has had an electric shock
  • who has burns or scalds
  • who has a suspected fracture
  • with head, neck or back injuries
  • who is suspected of being poisoned
  • with a foreign body in eyes, ears or nose
  • with an eye injury
  • with a bite or sting
  • who is suffering from the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • having: a diabetic emergency; an asthma attack; an allergic reaction; meningitis; and/or febrile convulsions.