Level 3 Paediatric First Aid

A nationally accredited award or those working with children and infants.

This comprehensive course has been designed for professions including teachers, childminders and playgroup personnel wishing to gain a nationally accredited Level 3 Award.

Our Level 3 Paediatric First Aid course satisfies the guidelines laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage and Ofsted.

On this course you will learn a wide range of first aid emergencies, providing you with the skills and knowledge to treat a casualty in a prompt, safe and effective manner.


A range of subjects are covered including:-

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Resuscitation
  • Fainting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Head injuries
  • Choking
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Diabetes
  • Fractures
  • Infantile convulsions
  • Foreign bodies
  • Meningitis
  • Control of bleeding and shock
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Burns
  • Eye injuries
  • Heat and cold
  • Asthma
  • Sickle cell anaemia

Course Details:

This course is primarily taught at our studio on the White Cross Business Park, in Lancaster.

We can also utilise a facility in Morecambe. However, we can deliver this course at external premises for larger groups and organisations.

Course length: 12 hours taught across two days.

Teaching methods: The course consists of both practical and theoretical content.

Capacity: Up to 12 students (minimum age 16 years). We accept both individual and group bookings, and are happy to provide exclusive courses for larger groups and organisations.

Price: £120 per person (VAT free). Group booking discounts are available, for a personal quote, please contact us.

Student assessment is ongoing by the course tutor alongside a multiple choice question paper. This course provides students with a three year qualification.

Similar Courses:

Emergency Paediatric First Aid at Work (1 day)

What Our Customers Say

“This training course was the most enjoyable and efficient one that I have done. I feel more confident after this than any other PFAW course I have done and I’ve done a few now!”

– Lancaster Steiner School

“The training was great – really practical and the lady who ran it was fun and light-hearted. She was really good at making sure everyone understood and was very professional.”

– Westgate Primary School

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