QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with the opportunity to develop the basic skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of emergency paediatric first aid situations which could arise when looking after children.

Who is it intended for?

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF)qualification is perfect for:

  • Parents or family members who want to learn key paediatric first aid skills

  • Those who work with children and are not required to comply with Ofsted's Childcare Register or EYFS requirements

  • Those who want to provde additional support in their organisation to the paediatric first aiders that are trained to meet EYFS or Ofsted Childcare Register requirements

Certification:  Qualsafe Awards

Duration:  1 Day

Cost:  £60 per person

Re-qualification:  Every 3 Years

Venue:  Can be delivered at a venue that suits you!

Course content.

During this 1 day course, Learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations, including:

  • assessing an emergency situation,

  • dealing with an unresponsive infant or child,

  • CPR,

  • choking

  • anaphylaxis (allergic reaction) 

  • external bleeding

  • Shock