If you need First Aid qualifications for working with children or want to be prepared for your own children in an emergency, this is for you
The instructor is a registered Health Care Professional and still works in the NHS as a Practitioner, assessing and treating both children & adults.
You complete the first half of the course online and then complete the course face to face for the second half. This qualifies you with the full 2 day Paediatric First Aid qualification.
1. The course is designed for workers caring for young children in the absence of their parents and is appropriate to the age of the children being cared for. This training is also suitable for parents who want to know what to do for their child in an emergency.
2. Following training an assessment of competence leads to the award of a certificate, which is valid for three years.
3. Refresher courses are available and recommended annually.
4. Latest tech resuscitation and other equipment including baby and junior are provided, so that all trainees are able to practice and demonstrate techniques.
The Paediatric First Aid (PFA) course should consist of a minimum of 6 hours face to face and 6 hours blended learning.
The course complies with the Department For Education, Early Years Foundation Stage, Statutory Framework 2017, available to view in full here https://www.foundationyears.org.uk/files/2017/03/EYFS_STATUTORY_FRAMEWORK_2017.pdf
The training content also complies with the Millie's Mark Gold standards, see details here https://www.milliesmark.com/paediatric-first-aid