Supported by Waltham Forest

Paediatric First Aid Training for all Early Years Practitioners (2 daytime sessions)


Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:30 - 16:30


Queens Road Community Centre 215 Queens Road Walthamstow London E17 8JP


Early Years Teaching and Learning Support


A fun and interactive Paediatric First Aid course covering the requirements of OfSTED and the EYFS Framework.
The dates are Monday 21 & Tuesday 22 November - same time, same venue (both sessions must be attended).

Logged-in users - please refer to the ID requirements attached - please bring one document with you in order to take the exam.


A fun and interactive Paediatric First Aid course covering the requirements of OfSTED and the EYFS Framework.
This is a 12-hour HABC Level 3 & OFQUAL accredited course including a short exam to ensure that the theoretical knowledge has been retained.
The 2-day course can be physically strenuous at times and appropriate clothing should be worn. There is a one hour break for lunch on each day.
This course is renewed by re-taking a Paediatric First Aid course every three years.
Both sessions must be attended.

Paediatric First Aid Course Syllabus
What is First Aid?
Acts and Regulations Governing Paediatric First Aid
Responsibilities of the First Aider in Early Years Settings
Primary Assessment
Secondary Assessment
CPR for Adults, Children and Babies
Seizures and Epilepsy
Asthma Hyperventilation
Anaphylactic Shock
Shock and Bleeding
Circulation Issues
Bone, Joint and Muscle Injuries
Head Injuries
Burns and Scalds in including Electric Shock
Effects of the Heat and Cold
Childhood Ailments


To produce first aiders that are confident, safe, prompt and effective

Booking information:

For specific information on the training please visit

For queries on the booking process please contact Howard Gladwin - Early Years Training & Quality Coordinator on 020 8496 5126.

Note: If you are unable to attend the course after booking and cannot send a substitute, please ensure that you inform us of this at least 5 working days prior to the course so we may offer your place to somebody else. Failure to do so will result in your school/setting being charged the full fee of the course (£75).


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