Emergency Paediatric First Aid 1 Day - RQF Level 3

This 1 day paediatric first aid course is a Level 3 RQF Award and teaches you how to provide the highest standard of emergency first aid to children you may be responsible for.

The guidelines between first aid for adults and children differ in some places, which is why this course is designed to teach the latest first aid skills which have been especially adapted for children to minimise dangers to them and improve their chances of survival in a serious emergency.

As well as giving learners the skills and confidence to deal with life-threatening situations, they will also receive knowledge in how to deal with illnesses and injuries which can occur with children, including bleeding, asthma, burns, choking, fractures, soft tissue injuries, head injuries and more.

Our first aid for children training course covers first aid protocols for children under the age of 8 years old.

Course Content

This full day course includes course materials, expert tutoring and practical exercises to give learners in-depth training in how to treat children with the following injuries and illnesses:

  • Aims & principles of first aid
  • Anaphylaxis & Auto-injector use
  • Asthma
  • Bleeding (inc. nose bleeds)
  • Burns
  • Choking
  • Managing unconscious casualties
  • Fractures and breaks
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Basic life support (CPR)
  • Other specific conditions

Course Certificate

Upon successful completion of the children first aid course, each learner will receive emergency first aid for children certificate which is valid for 3 years.

Why Choose Paediatric First Aid Course Training With Safety First Aid Training?

  • One of the UK’s leading training schools – established 1959
  • Visit our classes in London, or we can provide training at your workplace
  • The course meets all H&S guidelines and best practices
  • Regularly updated so you always get the latest knowledge and skills
  • Expert child first aid tutors with real experience in the field
  • A friendly and supportive learning environment

View our available courses below or contact us about training at your venue


All prices are excluding VAT.

Emergency Paediatric First Aid 1 Day – RQF Level 3

From only £119 + VAT

Who Should Attend?

This children first aid training course is important for anyone who is responsible for looking after children and their welfare, including:

  • Parents
  • Teachers
  • Classroom assistants
  • Playgroup assistants
  • General school staff


Call a member of our training team on 020 8203 7447 or email training@sfag.co.uk

On Site Training

The benefit of on-site training is you can choose the times during which courses are conducted to suit your organisation’s requirements. The course can also be delivered over the weekend. Contact us to discuss your requirements and for pricing.