Paediatric First Aid
Level 3 Award
The qualification is designed for learners with a responsibility for the care of children and babies and provides the knowledge and skills to deal with a range of paediatric first aid conditions and incidents.
- Type of study
- Examination board
- FAA (First Aid Awards Ltd)
Availability & Details
You must have a minimum of Level 1 English, however all applications will be considered on an individual basis.
Understand roles and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider, assess an emergency safely and know how to provide first aid for an infant or child in terms of:
- Recovery Position
- Administer First Aid
- External Bleeding
- Small Cuts
- Bumps and Bruises
- Small Splinters
- Nose Bleed
The course is very practical and will involve scenarios and working in groups. At the end of the course you will be required to undertake an assessment, along with a multi choice question paper. A three-year qualification will be issued to those who satisfy the criteria
Cost of course - £80, this includes assessment, registration and certificate.
Other First Aid Qualifications at higher levels, or Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools and other Adult Learning courses.
Future Career Opportunities
My courses were all especially interesting, I thoroughly enjoyed all of them. All of my lecturers were extremely knowledgeable and I have learnt a lot from them.Lottie Warren, A Level student
The tutors were really supportive and it was all thanks to them that I have achieved what I have. I’ve also made loads of great friends and really enjoyed my time at the college.Lizaveta Sinkerich, A Level student
My experience with the teaching and support was really well, as I’m dyslexic, they helped me a lot and I’ve achieved good grades, so I’m really pleased.Thomas McCann, A Level student