This course meets the requirements of the Early Years foundation stage statutory framework.  It meets Ofsted requirements for workers caring for children in the absence of their parents.

Contents include (but are not limited to):

  • What is a First Aid?
  • Planning for first aid emergencies
  • Action in an Emergency
  • Primary / Secondary Assessment
  • Meningitis
  • Breathing disorders
  • CPR
  • Choking
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Poisoning
  • Bleeding
  • Breathing disorders
  • Burns and scalds
  • Treatment of shock
  • Fractures, Dislocations
  • Bites and Stings
  • Injuries to Ears, Eyes, Noses
  • Effects of Heat and Cold
  • Head, Neck and Spinal injuries
  • Seizures, Febrile Convulsions
  • Shock Treatment
  • Anaphylaxis


On successful completion of the course and on passing the practical and theory assessments the candidate will be awarded a certificate in Paediatric First Aid.  This is valid for three years and should be renewed every three years

Duration and Assessment

12 hour programme (usually over 2 days or 4 evenings), tutor assessment of competence in child and baby CPR and the treatment of a breathing unconscious casualty. There is also a 25 Question multiple choice examination.


£55 plus VAT per candidate for a maximum of 12 candidates (minimum 10) where the training is delivered in-house.  This includes the cost of certificates and workbooks

Level 3 Paediatric First Aid Course

The course is held at
BHT training room at the Open Market
Marshalls Row (just off London Road)

The total cost for each candidate is £90 payable online.

Please note if you require only the Level 3 Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification it can be completed in one day.

For further information contact David Taylor Training on

01273 689032 or email info@davidtaylortraining.co.uk