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Level 3 Paediatric First Aid – 1 day (blended option)

St James C of E Junior School, Barrow-in-Furness

The Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) introduces the techniques, skills and decisions that will be needed by childcare practitioners. The skills and knowledge will be taught in a realistic context and we will adhere to government social distancing guidelines throughout ensuring candidates feel safe and risk of cross-infection is minimized at all times.

You will receive pre-course information instructions prior to attending the course.

The course includes the following: Unit 1: EPFA – Emergency Paediatric First Aid

  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty
  • CPR on infants and children
  • Safe airway position
  • Monitoring a casualty
  • Choking
  • Bleeding
  • Seizures
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Shock
  • First aid kit use
  • Completing accident reports

Unit 2: PFA – Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies

  • Spinal injury
  • Medical conditions
  • Burns and scalds
  • Electricity
  • Limb support
  • Bites/stings
  • Poisoning
  • Minor injuries
  • Cold/heat

The training and assessment typically consists of a 2-day (12 hours).  Students are  assessed continuously by tutor observation of ‘real-life’ skills benchmarked to National Occupational Standards.

Certificates are valid for 3 years


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Level 3 Paediatric First Aid - 1 day (blended option)
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This qualification is accredited. This course provides you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to ACT FAST when paediatric emergencies occur. Our highly engaging teaching and learning methods ensure your teams have the skills and confidence to deal with paediatric illnesses and injuries contexualising all our training to your education settings making it more realistic and relevant. The course meets all your OFSTED and EYFS requirements as well as CSSIW and Scottish Early Years.

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Nov 14 2024


9:00 am - 4:00 pm




St James School, Barrow-in-Furness
St James C Of E Junior School, Blake Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 1NY, UK


Joanne Joveini
Joanne Joveini
07891 135137