Paediatric First Aid Training – The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid Training (QCF) qualification is ideal for those who work or intend to work in a childcare setting as it has been specifically designed to fulfil Ofsted’s first aid requirements for early years teachers, nursery workers and childminders (as defined within the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage 2014 and within the Child Care Register guide).

Paediatric First Aid Training in the North West

Looking after children carries professional and moral responsibilities. Children and toddlers are more prone to accidents and illnesses and our 2 day Paediatric First Aid training course enhances the knowledge and skills of course participants in regard to their responsibilities and associated actions as Paediatric First Aiders.

This 2 Day Paediatric First Aid course can be delivered directly in your work environment for 6-10 delegates for a group cost of only £690.00 (No Vat to be applied to this cost).

Alternatively, we do offer the Paediatric First Aid Training ‘Open Courses’ as below!

Next available Paediatric First Aid Training ‘Open Course’ dates in Liverpool:

Paediatric First Aid Training Courses

Course venue:
Fairview Park Community Centre
Sherbourne Avenue
Liverpool L25 9RL

Free Parking
Free Tea/Coffee refreshments

  • Friday 27 October (Day 1) and Monday 30 October (Day 2) 2017

Paediatric First Aid Training ‘Open Course’ per delegate is Only £105.00 (No VAT to be applied to this cost)

Call Janine or Mark on 0151 515 0416 for further details or to secure your Paediatric First Aid Training place on our Open Course.

Who should you attend the paediatric first aid training 2 day course?

All childminders, registered nannies and certain members of nursery staff in group settings in England and Wales must hold an appropriate valid paediatric first-aid certificate. This is a requirement of anyone registered with Ofsted in England, or CSSIW in Wales. The first-aid certificate should be updated every three years.

Two Day Paediatric First Aid course – who is this course suitable for:
The first aid for child carers/paediatric first aid course is designed for people caring for children in any setting. It is suitable for au pairs, nannies, childminders, nursery and pre-school workers, sport and leisure staff, crèche leaders, parents and anyone responsible for the welfare of children.

2 Days (2 x 6 hours)
Normally 9:30am – 4:30pm – We are flexible with starting times to meet the needs of your business.
The paediatric first aid training 2 day course can be delivered over 2 consecutive days (preferred) or over 2 separate days within a 6 week period to suit the needs of your business.

Course aims of the two day paediatric first aid training course:
The two day paediatric first aid training course will focus on emergency scenarios that are faced by many professionals who look after young children in their daily duties. At the end of the course all delegates will be confident to deal with most situations that may arise when caring for children and babies. All our courses are taught by specialist training Consultants with a solid background in paediatric accident and emergency, who are also qualified to teach adult learners.

Paediatric First Aid Training – Course Content:
Prior to us attending on site to deliver the Paediatric First Aid Training 2 Day course we can discuss your business background and child care environment in order to make the training course bespoke and more specific to your needs.

  • First aid kit – what they need to contain and why
  • What is Paediatric First Aid
  • Action planning
  • Incident management
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Treatment of an unconscious casualty
  • Diabetic emergencies
  • Septicaemia
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Shock and how to deal with the casualty
  • Resuscitation and CPR for children and babies
  • Choking
  • Asthma and croup
  • Head injuries
  • Bleeding
  • Foreign objects
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Fractures
  • Dealing with a poisoned casualty
  • Fever in children

Assessment and Certification:
Candidates will be assessed by ongoing practical assessment throughout the course by the tutor. There will be multiple choice question paper to answer in respect of their knowledge. A Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) certificate will be issued to the delegate subject to successfully completing the assessment which is accredited and valid for 3 years.

A maximum of 12 delegates can be accommodated on this course and candidates must be aged 16 years or over.

We deliver the Paediatric First Aid Training to the following areas:


  • Liverpool
  • Warrington
  • Widnes
  • Chester
  • The Wirral
  • Southport
  • Manchester
  • North Wales

For more information on Paediatric First Aid Training, please visit: EYFS statutory framework amendments

For more information on our Paediatric First Aid Training courses or any other training course offered by Training Solutions North West and how we can help you find the right training courses for your business please email us. Or alternatively, call us on 0151 515 0416 and speak with one of our training Consultants.