First Aid

QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) (2 units)

QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) (2 units)

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.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. The roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
  2. Assessing an emergency situation
  3. Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
  4. Recovery Position
  5. CPR and AED
  6. Choking
  7. Head, neck and back injuries
  8. Fractures
  9. Anaphylaxis and allergic reactions
  10. Meningitis
  11. Asthma
  12. Febrile Convulsions
  13. Seizures
  14. Diabetic Emergencies
  15. Poisoning
  16. Burns and scalds
  17. Electric Shock
  18. External Bleeding
  19. Hypovolaemic Shock
  20. Eye, ear and nose conditions
  21. Bites and stings
  22. Minor Injuries
  23. Treatment for hot and cold body temperatures

Please call or email with your requirements 02380 627205 or

£135 per person (Group Booking Discounts are Available)
Group Discounts:
12 Places £120 per person
8 – 11 Places £125 per person
5 – 7 Places £130 per person
1 – 4 Places £135 per person

Prices are on a per person basis and do not include VAT. For group booking discounts, please call 02380 627205 or email with your requirements for a bespoke quotation.