Paediatric First Aid

Course Information

Paediatric First Aid is aimed at those who are responsible for the care and well being of babies and young children.

Who should attend

Childminders and nursery staff

What they will learn

Basic Lifesaving for babies and young children, First aid for babies and young children and the relevant regulations.

Course Content

Dealing with shock, extreme heat & cold
Planning for and dealing with an emergency
Internal & External bleeding
Penetration wounds, burns & scalds
Suspected fractures, head, neck and back injuries
Poisoning, bites and stings
Dealing with febrile convulsions
Recognising & responding to chronic medical conditions, Meningitis and anaphylactic shock
Record Keeping

Course Duration

Two Days (12 Hours)


Continuous assessment throughout the day.

Our Paediatric First Aid, Health & Safety & Food Safety courses meet all Ofsted requirements.