Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid
Qualification Number: 603/3847/7
Who is this course for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid.
It is intended for learners such as parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or anyone who has to deliver ﬁrst aid as part of their role in either childcare settings or a domestic environment.
How long will it take?
This qualification learners should expect to undertake 7 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time, excluding breaks of 6 hours.
Topics include the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first-aider and providing first aid for an infant or a child who is unresponsive and breathing abnormally.
The qualification also covers how to administer first aid to an infant or a child who is choking or suffering from hypovolemic shock and how to treat minor injuries.
There is 1 mandatory unit that you will need to complete, including a practical assessment. Your trainer will be happy to help you with this.
£65 + 20% VAT = £78
We offer a payment plan if you would prefer to pay in instalments.
There are no prerequisites for this qualification, however it is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.
We are always pleased to support learners who would benefit from additional support. We will refer to our Awarding Organisations’ reasonable adjustments policy for information and guidance
A photographic proof of identification will need to be produced to confirm that you are the person that you claiming to be! [Any 1 of the following]
If you cannot provide any of these forms of ID, we may be able to make other arrangements in accordance with our Awarding Organisation Core Manual.
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Opportunities for Progression
On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their personal development with one of the following qualifications:
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All our courses are delivered by subject specialists who hold teaching and assessing qualifications. This means you can be sure that your learning is enhanced by ‘real life’ experience, which helps to translate the theory into your practice.