Primary School TQUK Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

Designed for learners who wish to develop skills, knowledge and understanding of first aid to enable them to provide care and manage life-threatening conditions, illness and injuries when looking after young children in a primary school, before and after school clubs for children, childminders and carers of children at home.

The paediatric first aid course meets the Ofsted Early Years and Childcare Register requirements.

Our courses offer a practical, hands-on approach that delivers the skills and confidence to use first aid skills in a real life situation.

Learners must:

  • be physically able to carry out the practical elements of the course
  • attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.


Course aims

The purpose of the qualification is for the learner to attain knowledge and practical competences required to deal with a range of workplace first aid situations.

The TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) is delivered as a one-day programme of training and assessment for learners to allow them to be paediatric first aiders.

The qualification develops learners’ knowledge, understanding and skills in the following areas: roles and responsibilities of the Paediatric First Aider; assessing an incident, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness, assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness, chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis.

On successful completion of this course, you will receive an emergency pediatric first aid certificate.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone working in a primary school setting
  • Childminders
  • Nannies & au pairs
  • Playgroup leaders
  • Parents & grandparents
  • Anyone looking to be Ofsted Registered or working towards the NVQ in childcare and education
  • Anyone working with or looking after children of any age

Training Dates & Times

Please contact us for more information on dates and times


The Cost

£130.00 per person


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