12 hr Paediatric First Aid

01249 569690

12 hour Paediatric first
aid courses

Paediatric first aid course

This Ofsted compliant two day (12 hour) course is intended for those who work in an early years setting such as nurseries, child minders, nannies, playgroup leaders, Children Centre employees and those working towards their child care qualifications. The course meets the standard required by Ofsted and EYFS and on successful completion the candidate will be qualified to respond to a situation whereby an infant or child is ill or injured. For those who do not need to attend a 12 hour paediatric first aid course such as parents, baby sitters, voluntary workers then we can adapt it to your requirements and can deliver the training over, either 4 or 6 hours.

Course content:

-         Control of a scene (planning and dealing with emergencies)
-         Recording incidents and accidents
-         Contents of a first aid box
-         Unconsciousness
-         Recovery Position
-         Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
-         Choking
-         Asthma
-         Head, Neck & Spinal injuries
-         Seizures / Febrile convulsions
-         Wounds & Shock
-         Electric shock
-         Allergic Reactions
-         Burns
-         Poisons
-         Fractures/dislocations
-         Foreign bodies, eyes, ears and nose
-         Diabetes
-         Bites and stings
-         Asthma
-          Meningitis


Wiltshire First Aid Training will provide an Ofsted and EYFS compliant and First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) approved Paediatric First Aid certificate on successful completion of the course. This will enable candidates to perform the role of First Aider at your setting for three years.  If choosing the nationally recognised Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid on successful completion your certificat will be issued by an Ofqual regulated Awarding Organisation Qualifications Network UK (QNUK).  It is up to you which one you choose both certifications will enable candidates to perform the role of first-aider in the workplace for three years.


The trainer will assess learners' competence on a practical and informal basis. If choosing the Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (QCF) the practical assessment is conducted by the trainer and learners also sit a written multiple choice test paper. 

Maximum course numbers

In-house courses require a minimum of 6 candidates and a maximum of 24 candidates (provided there is enough room). 2 trainers will be provided for larger numbers.

The cost:

In-house courses:

- 6 to 9 delegates £60 per person + VAT
- 10 to 14 delegates £50 per person + VAT
-  15 or more delegates - contact us for a quote

These prices are applicable to the FAIB approved Paediatric First Aid course. If choosing the Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid course (QCF) there will be an extra cost of £5 per delegate to cover the certification.

If you require group and or repeat bookings please contact Emma at emma@wiltshirefirstaid.co.uk to negotiate an agreeable price.

Courses can be delivered at your workplace or a venue arranged by us, for further enquiries please contact Emma on 01249 569 690 or e-mail us

“All of the course was outstanding! Seriously Emma is excellent at engaging attention and helping people invest themselves in the learning.”

Sue Hill foster carer 22/11/2016

“Really enjoyed the course – so informative, the speed was
perfect long enough to go into sufficient depth but not so long that you lost interest. Thank you for educating us and for being so friendly,
approachable & finding space for humour”

 Pascalle Wells - Spurgeons Children Centre - 10th August 2017

Are you looking for profession paediatric first aid courses in the Wiltshire area?

Call for more information on 01249 569 690

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