QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) – 1 Day Course

Would you know what to do if you saw an infant or child in need of first aid?

Having a good understanding of emergency paediatric first aid is incredibly important for the safety of children and it could mean the difference between life and death.

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements and is ideal for:

  • Those who have gained a level 2 or 3 childcare qualification and have entered into the early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with the EYFS requirements
  • Anyone who cares for infants and children, such as a parents, guardians, grandparents or those who have an involvement with infants and children and want to learn keep paediatric first aid skills

Course syllabus includes:

  • The roles and responsibilities of an emergency paediatric first aider
  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
  • Recovery Position
  • CPR and AED
  • Choking
  • Minor injuries
  • Bites and Stings
  • Seizures
  • External Bleeding
  • Hypovolaemic shock

Successful candidates will learn the roles and responsibilities of the emergencies paediatric first aider, and will be equipped with the skills needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, such as performing CPR and controlling external bleeding

Cost

Group Class

We can attend and conduct a course in your work place. This proves popular in some workplaces so as to minimise disruption to the workforce

The cost of this training is £375 for up to 12 delegates to attend. This includes a certificate and manual for each delegate. There are no additional costs.

Open Course Classes

These are courses where you can attend or send your employees to, to acquire the qualification

£60.00pp

(Minimum class size of 5 up to a maximum of 12)