Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Course Information

This 6 - 7 hours course is suitable for parents/grandparents or those within Early Years who are working as part of a team with other staff who already hold a Full Paediatric First Aid Certificate. It is also ideal for teachers and school ancillary staff.


  • The Definition of a First Aider

  • The Aims of First Aid

  • Rescuer Protection

  • First Aid Kit

  • Reporting Accidents



  • SAFE                                         

  • Life Cycle                                      

  • Chain of Survival 


BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS)                                 

  • Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Child and Infant CPR

  • Automated External Defibrillation (AED)

  • Adult and Child Choking

  • Infant Choking

  • Types of Bleeding

  • Bleeding Control

  • Haemostatic Dressing Application

  • Tourniquet Application

  • Shock

  • Seizures and Epilepsy

MINOR FIRST AID                                

  • Small Cuts, Grazes and Bites

  • Bruises

  • Small Splinters

  • Nosebleeds

  • Burns and Scalds