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Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid

Course Overview

The objective of this qualification is to support learners wishing to become a paediatric first aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. Learners gaining this qualification will know that first aid is the responsibility of everyone involved in the working environment. Topics within this course are regarded by the Early Years Foundation Stage as being important to maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective treatment of injuries and ill health of infants and children who are under the care of trained personnel. This qualification is valid for a period of 3 years.

Key Facts

  • Qualification: Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)
  • Entry requirements: Learners must be over the age of 16 at enrolment
  • Awarding body: Highfield
  • Cost: Please contact us for pricing by filling out the form below. Alternatively, you can email us at  admissions@mep-ltd.uk
  • Location: MEP delivers first aid training at NMITE University, Hereford Campus, Black Friars Street, however, we can facilitate training at varying locations to suit the needs of our clients

Duration & Delivery Model

  • Face to face: 2-day course (6 hours per day)

What you will Learn

  • Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  • Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies

Units / Modules

  • Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  • Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies

Assessment Methods

  • Practical assessment: The practical assessment is completed throughout the course delivery. This ongoing assessment requires learners to demonstrate practical paediatric first aid skills.
  • Centre-marked multiple-choice theory assessment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is this Training for?

This qualification is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in industry with regards to the possible first aid requirements for children and infants.

What can I do next?

We also offer a one day Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work course or a three day Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work course.

Why Choose MEP?

  • All tutor led lessons and assessments (no self-directed learning, support at every juncture)
  • Taught by subject specialists
  • We will make the most of the live sessions and ensure that learners are given ample time to get everything done for the programme inside the hours allocated

Course Dates

Please contact us below to discuss the next date(s) for this course. Alternatively, you can email us at  admissions@mep-ltd.uk.

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