Individuals who want to become paediatric first aiders in a childcare setting will find the Paediatric First Aid course to be an excellent way to learn these skills.
This course will teach you how to perform high-quality CPR on an infant, child, or adult, as well as how to use an AED (defibrillator) safely and confidently. You will also learn how to identify and treat a variety of minor injuries and conditions, such as assisting a casualty who is choking, having a seizure, being in medical shock, having an asthma attack, suffering from anaphylaxis, or being poisoned, among many other common ailments.
This course will also teach you how to treat simple fractures, spinal injuries, head injuries, minor bleeds, wounds, cuts, bruises, insect bites, and stings.
This paediatric first aid course is delivered by first responders and meets national industry standards. It is accredited by Qualifications Network UK, one of the largest awarding organisations for health and safety and first aid qualifications in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, and is regulated by OFQUAL (the governmental body for regulated qualifications for England). It is compliant with Resuscitation Council UK guidelines, EYFS (2023) guidelines, and OFSTED learning requirements.
This paediatric first aid course is also available as an on company site option.
On successfully passing your practical assessments and your 40 MCQ paper, you will be awarded the following qualifications:.
QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF).
This qualification will be valid for three years from the date of your assessment.
You will be awarded a QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) on A4 paper.
You will receive a pdf QNUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) to attach to files, etc.
This qualification is available to those over the age of 16.
Due to the language of the assessment, it is recommended that learners have a good command of the English language in order to understand the assessment and use the recommended assessment methods.
Attendees will be required to demonstrate first aid procedures as they would in the workplace. This includes performing CPR on a casualty on the floor; therefore, they must be physically capable of doing so.