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Level 3 Paediatric First Aid Training Courses in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire

Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid Training Course


Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid for people who car for babies and children under 8

This comprehensive 2 day training course has been designed specifically for individuals who provide care for babies and children under 8 years old.

The course syllabus has been designed in accordance with the UK resuscitation guidelines and meets the requirements of :

  • Ofsted
  • Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework
  • Pre-School Learning Alliance
  • NCMA (National Child Minders Association)
  • Sure Start
  • NVQ in childcare and education

This 12 hour course is usually run over two days and all students will learn a high level of practical skill and theoretical knowledge, so that they can deal promptly and competently with situations that may arise when caring for children and babies.


This course is ideal for registered Child Minders in England and Wales as they are required to have a Paediatric First Aid certificate. The course is suitable for any worker that provides care for babies and children under 8 years old, including parents, nannies, au pairs, nursery workers and playgroup leaders. This course may also be used as evidence for those working towards an NVQ in Child Care and Education (level 3).

Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid for people who car for babies and children under 8 Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid for people who car for babies and children under 8

Course Location

Our courses are designed for 3 - 12 people and for your convenience are run on site at your premises. If you do not have a venue available please contact us as we can often arrange a suitable training room in your area.

We offer courses in

Nottingham, Newark, Mansfield, Chesterfield
Derby, Castle Donington, Leiester, Loughborough
and surrounding areas


Assessment and Certification

Paediatric First Aid certificates are valid for three years and must be renewed before the certificate expire.

Course Overview


Day 1 - First Aid Essentials

CPR
Unconscious Casualty
Choking Casualty
Anaphylaxis
Shock
External Bleeding


Day 2 - Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies

Fractures, Dislocations, Sprains and Strains
Head and Spinal Injuries
Chronic Medical Conditions or Sudden Illness - including recognition and management of sickle cell syndrome, diabetes, asthma, meningitis and febrile convulsions
Body Temperature
Electric Shock
Burns and Scalds


Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid Poster & Course Overview