Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid

6 Hour Paediatric First Aid Qualification

The 1 day (6 hour) Level 3 Award in Paediatric Emergency First Aid is ideal for people who work with or look after children, enabling them to have a basic knowledge of how to deal with paediatric emergency first aid situations. To meet EYFS or Ofsted requirements you will still need a minimum number first aiders who hold a Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

Qualification Summary

he aim of the Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid is to enable learners to attain the knowledge and competencies needed to deal with a range of emergency first aid situations specifically associated with children and babies. Learners should be able to demonstrate the practical administration of safe, prompt, effective first aid in emergency situations with an understanding of the role of the first aider and the specific requirements of dealing with a sick or injured child or baby.

Who Should Take This Qualification ?

You should take this course if you work with, look after or have a responsibility for children and / or babies. Alternatively, you may just wish to learn more about administering First Aid to children and babies.


There are no prerequisites for this course. You will be required to complete practical activities & assessments during the Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid. Learners do not need good literacy skills to complete the course or qualification, but there will be a multiple choice paper at the end of the course. Should anyone experience difficulties with this style of assessment this can be completed verbally in certain circumstances. Please contact us for further details.

What Will I Learn ?

During the Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid you will complete one unit. This will teach you to deal with emergency situations involving children and babies, such as performing CPR or dealing with a choking child. You will also learn how to be a good first aider, how to deal with a first aid situation and the unique requirements of caring for children and babies.

Qualification Structure

The Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid has one units that learners are required to complete in order to achieve the qualification.

  • Emergency Paediatric First Aid
This qualification is one day in duration.

You may wish to consider the qualifications and courses listed below as alternatives or complimentary qualifications.  You should always ensure that your chosen qualification meets your requirements and needs assessment.

The items listed below can typically be added to this qualification.  Please get in touch for full details.

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Statement

We have taken a number of steps to ensure our training is safe and conforms to all current guidance and legislation. Should there be a change in guidance or legislation we may need to amend our schedule or offer learners free transfer to a new training date. Read more on our blog post on Safe & Socially Distanced First Aid Training here

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Qualification Info

  • Open Price £ 60.00*
    per person at one of our venues
  • Full Price £ 350.00*
    Full course held at your venue
  • Max Learners 12*
    max number of learners
  • Qualification Type Regulated (RQF) Certification is issued by an Awarding Organisation
  • Duration 1 Days
    Example schedule 09:00 - 16:30
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