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

£75 (VAT not applicable)

This is the Qualsafe Awards L3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid course. Open courses available at our training venue at Hive Collaborative, Prospect House, Factory Road, Sandycroft, Deeside. CH5 2QJ. We can also deliver the training at your venue if you have multiple candidates that require training.

Typical hours of training is 09:00 - 16:00 Please see below our open course availability at Sandycroft. All available course dates are shown in green. If no green dates are showing, please look at the following months. If you click on the date, you will then have the option to book by clicking on the Book Now underneath the green Available button. Any problems, please give us a call on 01352 781965.

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Call us to discuss Price Match & Group Discounts - 01352 781965. All our courses are risk assessed and made as safe as possible for Covid-19. If you have any concerns relating to this we are more than happy to discuss our assessment findings with you. This is the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course. It's a 1 day course which will help you comply the regulatory requirements if your business involves you caring for babies and children in a professional setting such as:

  • Nurseries, Crèche and preschools
  • After school clubs
  • Au pairs
  • Nannies
  • Sport and leisure facilities.

Your business may also require you to nominate a first aider for your staff also, as this course is specially for the care of babies and children. In which case, you will be required to also have staff qualified in either of the below:

  • Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW)
  • First Aid at Work

If you require either of the above courses, please call us to discuss requirements and pricing - 01352 781965.

Right Course?

Your other paediatric course option is the 2 day, Full Paediatric First Aid course on offer at £95 per person. If you are a registered childminder or looking to register as a childminder, this is the gold standard course for you. In house course prices, where we come to you are - Full Paediatric First Aid course-£420 for a minimum of 6 people. Additional candidates are charged at £60 per person. To be directed to the full Paediatric First Aid Course, please click here. A Parent, Relative or Friend who looks after children or babies? You may also wish to complete this course if you are a parent, family member or friend who is in regular contact with your own or other children. Knowing you are capable to assist a baby or child in a medical emergency is a great peace of mind.

Paediatric First Aid Course Flintshire

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course - Information

This is the Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course. It's a 1 day face-to-face course in a classroom setting.

This is the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course you will need to book if your workplace, environment, event, etc. is involved with the care of children and babies.

If you are booking this course for a large number of delegates, then it may be more cost effective for us to come to your site. We also recommend you share your first aid risk assessment with us if it highlights high risk, e.g. for children or babies with disabilities or medical conditions. This enables us to add a bespoke element to the standard course with other potential emergencies that you are likely to encounter. Bear in mind, all our trainers are clinically qualified professionals; Doctors, Paramedics and A&E Nurses. Please contact us for further information for either of these matters. - 01352 781965.

First Aid Skills

On completion of this Emergency Paediatric First Aid course, delegates will be able to provide a confident first aid response in the below emergency situations. They will learn basic life saving skills be able to asses and monitor the casualty and know where to get help from. In addition they will learn and understand workplace health and safety regulations. Emergency Situations (children & babies only):

  • Unresponsive and breathing.
  • Unresponsive and not breathing. We will also cover the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).
  • Seizures
  • Choking
  • Bleeding & Shock

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course Timetable & Preparation

You will receive a personal full training pack which includes an up to date first aid text book to keep. You will also receive a resuscitation face shield, Covid precautionary equipment, stationery and first aid training equipment for use during the course. This Emergency Paediatric First Aid course is usually available once a month, over 1 day face-to-face typically 08:30 or 09:00 until 15:30 or 16:00 respectively. We operate from venues around North Wales and the North West. If you wish us to conduct the course on your own premises, flexibility can be offered around the clock on a 24/7 basis. We could also conduct the course at weekends for you. Not all of the venues we use provide food, so we recommend you bring your own lunch unless advised otherwise. We will send joining information when you book the course, and information on local amenities. All we ask is that you arrive ready to learn. Ideally also present to us before the course your companies first aid assessment if applicable.

Course Delivery

This Emergency Paediatric First Aid course is delivered in a classroom setting. It is a hands on / practical course so you must be physically able to participate. A good level of English is required. If your delegates all have Welsh as their first language we can also offer the course in Welsh. You will learn the skills and gain the confidence over the day to be able to deal with a wide range of emergency situations. To ensure you get the most effective learning experience, learners must be physically able to participate and we limit group size to 12 people.

Your Due Diligence

For your piece of mind, this course meets the requirements specified by the Welsh Government/Care Inspectorate Wales and Department of Education/Ofsted England. All our trainers hold current and relevant training qualifications. Our courses meet the HSE criteria of what is expected of a First Aid Training company. The trainers at the Hive Collaborative are all clinically qualified and experienced in urgent medical care; e.g. medical doctors, paramedics and A&E nurses. This is not a HSE stipulation for First Aid Trainers, but we believe you will benefit greatly from their skills and experience. This is particularly useful for this course as the extra insights they can deliver are invaluable. We also offer a support service to whose who may have dealt with a first aid emergency and may need feedback or mental heath support. Visit our About Us page for staff profiles.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid Course Assessment

Delegates must attend the full day to be eligible for assessment, which is done by continuous observation and questioning during the course, e.g. activities, quizzes and roleplay. On successful completion delegates will receive an Emergency Paediatric First Aid course certificate which is valid for 3 years.