Paediatric First Aid Course – OFSTED Approved - Derby

2-Day Level 3 OSTED Approved Paediatric First Aid Course Delivered In Our Derby Centre Or At Your Workplace.
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Course Overview

Paediatric First Aid Course in Derby: Essential Training for Childcare Professionals

Welcome to the QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid Course (RQF), meticulously designed to meet the stringent criteria outlined by the Department of Education's EYFS Framework. This comprehensive course equips participants with critical paediatric first aid skills, catering to various individuals, from childcare professionals to parents and grandparents.

This course runs from 9:00 - 16:00.

Course Benefits:

The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid Course is particularly suitable for:

  • Individuals with Level 2 and/or Level 3 childcare qualifications aiming to meet EYFS staff-to-child ratios.
  • Registered childminders and assistants must hold a current and complete paediatric first aid certificate to comply with EYFS regulations.
  • Parents, grandparents, and caregivers desire to gain crucial paediatric first-aid knowledge.
  • Newly qualified entrants to early years settings who completed Level 2 and/or Level 3 qualifications post-June 30, 2016, requiring full Paediatric First Aid certification within three months of starting work.


Q: What is the validity of a paediatric first aid course certification? A: Upon completing the assessment, participants are awarded a certificate valid for three years.

Q: How much does the paediatric first aid course cost? A: Our paediatric first aid course costs £85 per person, or £695 for group bookings accommodating up to 12 learners.

Q: What is covered in a paediatric first aid course? A: Paediatric first aid courses encompass a comprehensive range of topics tailored to equip childcare professionals with skills to manage a variety of emergencies involving children. This includes handling minor injuries, addressing more serious medical conditions, and mastering basic life support techniques like CPR.

Q: Which first aid course is recommended for schools? A: For educational institutions where the safety of both adults and children is paramount, we recommend our EFAW + Paediatric First Aid course. This combined course empowers your team to manage diverse scenarios confidently. Feel free to contact us for additional information or personalized advice.

Key Course Content:

  • Roles and responsibilities of paediatric first aiders
  • Infant CPR and safe AED usage
  • Child CPR and AED application
  • Handling choking emergencies
  • Paediatric wounds, bleeding, and shock management
  • Unconscious casualty care
  • Management of paediatric fractures
  • Addressing anaphylaxis
  • Optional training on catastrophic bleeding
  • Spinal injury awareness
  • Head injury management
  • Burns and scalds treatment
  • Fever management
  • Bites, stings, and poisoning responses

Enrol in our Paediatric First Aid Course today and enhance your ability to safeguard children's well-being effectively. Whether you're a childcare professional or a concerned caregiver, our training equips you with the skills to respond confidently in critical situations.

Contact us to secure your spot in the Paediatric First Aid Course in Derby. Your preparedness is our priority.

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Course Type

Our first aid courses are available either as public courses or on-site courses for groups of up to 12 people. on-site courses are priced at £495 per day and include training manuals and certification.

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On completion of your course you will receive an industry recognised certificate from the first aid industry board (FAIB).

FAIB Accredited First Aid Courses

The First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) is a trade body for the first-aid sector that sets guidelines for qualifications. To be accepted by the FAIB, you must show evidence of high-quality first-aid training and quality management standards. The FAIB is a well-established organisation that regulates hundreds of training institutions across the country.

FOFATO Members

We are affiliated with the Federation of First Aid Training Organizations (FOFATO).

The FOFATO was created to raise the standards of First Aid and, as a result, raise public awareness of the profession. Since 2007, the HSE has recognized the FOFATO as the main consulting organisation in matters regarding First Aid.

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