Course Overview (Benefits)

This course equips all attendees working within the childcare sector with a sound knowledge and understanding of adult, child and baby first aid procedures. All attendees will also be able to recognise childhood medical conditions and carry out the correct emergency treatment required until medical professionals arrive to assist. The course:

  • Follows the recommendations of EYFS and OFSTED

  • Improves safety culture and staff morale
  • Focuses on emergency scenarios that face professionals looking after young children and infants, including teachers, playgroup leaders, childcare providers, au pairs, nannies and child minders, these professions often have to prove they have a specific Paediatric First Aid qualification.

Course Content / Topics Covered

This course ensures that you comply with legislation and covers topics that teach skills that can be transferred to a real life situation, including:

  • Primary Assessment

  • CPR on children and babies

  • Choking

  • Asthma

  • Allergies and Anaphylactic Shock

  • Wounds & bleeding

  • Burns & scalds

  • Dressing & bandages

  • Fractures and dislocations

  • Secondary survey and recovery position

  • Poisoning

  • Epilepsy & febrile convulsions

  • Diabetes

  • Conditions of heat and cold

  • Meningitis

  • Sickle cell anaemia

Course Duration

2 Days

Target Group

Employees working within the childcare/early year’s sector

Assessment and Certification

You will be assessed by continuous observation by the trainer alongside a multiple choice theory assessment and a short practical assessment. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a Paediatric First Aid certificate; this will be valid for 3 years.

Location of the Training

This course will take place at our training centre in Newton-le-Willows or can be conducted at your own place of work. Click Here to view information on our training centre.

Method of Delivery

This course is made up of classroom based learning and a practical demonstration.

Course Requirements

Suitable clothing for floor work is required as learners are expected to complete a practical demonstration.

What happens next?

If you would like more information or wish to book onto this course, contact our team on 01925 222 455 or email

Training Packages

D&B Training Ltd offer course packages that save you time and money. Simply choose the training courses you require from our huge range and we will put a package together that covers all of your regulatory requirements. your new training package will be booked in to be as convenient as possible for you and your employees, also booking a block of training comes with heavy discounts!

Our staff are very knowledgeable and are able to provide you with the best training courses for your industry, so if your having trouble figuring out which courses you require, contact us on 01925 222 455 and book your training package today!

Contact Us

D&B Training Ltd

Progress House, 172 Southworth Rd, Newton-le-Willows WA12 0BS

Phone: 01925 222 455

D&B Training Ltd have been providing quality training solutions to industry since 1989.

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