Emergency Paediatric First Aid Level 3 – 1 day

Introduction to the course

This Paediatric Accredited Level 3 course is in line with the Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981.

Topics covered:

  • First Aid Priorities

  • Managing Incidents

  • Basic Life Support

  • Examination of a Casualty

  • Unconsciousness

  • Control of Bleeding

  • Burns and Scalds

  • Regulations

  • First Aid Kits

  • Recording and Reporting


Practical assessments are carried out during the day.  Candidates must demonstrate competence in the following:

  • recovery position

  • cardiopulmonary resuscitation & AED

  • external bleeding and shock

  • choking

Candidates must also complete a 15 question multi-choice test paper.


On passing the assessments and the multiple choice paper each candidate will be issued a Level 3 Emergency First Aid at Work Accredited Certificate.  The certificate is valid for 3 years.  Under the current guidelines it is strongly recommended that first aid trained staff attend a half-day update every twelve months.

Pricing: includes exam fees, certification and course books.