PFA Paediatric First Aid

Welund's Paediatric First Aid course is designed for those who need or want to develop their skills and confidence in providing first aid to children or infants. The course is provided at two levels:

Level 2

This course is over one day and has an abridged content which may suit parents and families with young children or those who do not require the full Level 3 qualification.

Level 3

This qualification is designed for those who may be required to administer first aid to children and infants as part of their professional or voluntary role. For child carers, the course meets the Ofsted Early Years and Childcare Register requirements and partly fulfils the legal obligations under the statutory framework for the Early Year’s Foundation Stage issued by the Department for Education and Skills.

Course content

Level 2

Conscious casualty

Unconscious casualty

Seizures

CPR and the recovery position

Anaphylaxis and shock

Eye, ear and nose injuries

Choking

Child specific ailments

Minor injuries

Level 3

Legislation

Breaks, burns and bleeding

Conscious casualty

Unconscious casualty

Poisoning

Seizures

CPR and the recovery position

Shock

 

 

Anaphylaxis

Asthma

Diabetes

Eye, ear and nose injuries

Choking

Child specific ailments

Head injuries

Minor injuries

Level 2 is ideal for family with children and those who wish to gain paediatric first aid training but are not required to earn the Level 3 qualification. Level 3 is ideal for those involved in working with children in a professional or voluntary capacity. 

Course duration

Level 3 - 2 days (12 hours)

Level 2 - 1 day (6 hours)

Method of delivery

Pricing

Upon application