Level 3 Award Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
Designed for anyone wanting to become qualified in administering first aid to children and infants.
Who should attend?
Having a good understanding of emergency paediatric first aid is incredibly important for the safety of children and it could mean the difference between life and death. The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements and is ideal for:
• Those who have gained a level 2 or 3 childcare qualification and have entered into an early years setting and wish to be included in the staff to child ratios to comply with the EYFS requirements.
• Anyone who cares for infants and children, such as parents, guardians, grandparents or those who have an involvement with infants and children and want to learn key paediatric first aid skills.
The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) qualification has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements. This is an Ofqual registered course and certificates are valid for 3 years.
Length of Course:
What we cover on this First Aid course
Understanding the roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider
Assessing an emergency situation
Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
CPR and AED
Bites and stings
No previous First Aid knowledge is required to attend this course. Due to the course content learners should be able to deal with stressful situations. If this course is delivered in-house the organisation are responsible for assessing the suitability of learners to carry out this role.
Assessment will be practical via observations carried out by the course trainer and a written multiple choice assessment paper.
Ready to book your Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) course
You can book a place on one of our public courses at a cost of £80 per person or you can book an in-house course, prices are structured as follows:
1-3 delegates- £80 per person
4-6 delegates- £300
7-9 delegates £375
10-12 delegates £425