Paediatric First Aid Training One Day Course

Course description

Following the consultation within the framework for the EYFS this new 1 day PFA (Paediatric Emergency First Aid) course is designed to allow child care settings to have a mixture of staff trained in first aid for children and infants.

Who is the course suitable for?

This new paediatric first aid course is for all newly qualified and current people who work in an early years setting, nurseries, preschools and schools.

What you will learn on the paediatric first aid course

Participants on the paediatric emergency first aid course will learn the latest, up to date ways of assessing injured casualties as well as the extra skills required for dealing with scenarios such as spinal injuries and head injuries.

Paediatric First Aid One Day TrainingLearning outcomes

  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Prioritise what action to take
  • Be able to help a baby or child who:
  • Is unconscious and breathing normally
  • Is unconscious and not breathing normally
  • Is having a seizure
  • Is choking
  • Is bleeding
  • Is suffering from shock (severe blood loss)
Assessment and certification

After completing practical and written assessments on the paediatric first aid course, successful attendees will receive an accredited paediatric first aid certificate valid for 3 years.

Duration of the paediatric first aid course

1 day (7 hours including breaks)

Cost of the paediatric first aid training course

Up to 6 people £525 plus VAT
Up to 12 people £650 plus VAT

All costs are fully inclusive of:
Onsite delivery, travel, paediatric first aid course materials, books and accredited paediatric first aid certification
We work with each client individually so please let us know if you have specific paediatric first aid course requirements prior to training.

Updated October 2023

Call us now on 01903 490099 or Email us at to book your paediatric emergency first aid training

Whether the paediatric first aid course or any of our other first aid training courses, we will talk you through the best training options available over the phone or by e-mail.