Paediatric First Aid

Course information

This online Paediatric First Aid course is for anyone who works, volunteers or lives with children and babies.

Using HD Vimeo/Youtube videos and written guidance, this paediatric first aid course is specially designed to help people learn new skills and knowledge, or refresh existing first aid skills, in order to have more confidence to take action at the time of an incident.

Who should enrol on this Paediatric First Aid Course?

This online paediatric first aid course is suitable for anyone who works, volunteers or lives children and babies, for example babysitters, parents, carers, after-school club workers, coaches, school teaching assistants and volunteers etc.

The course is suitable for anyone wishing to learn new first aid skills or refresh their existing knowledge.  No previous qualifications are needed to complete the training as all paediatric basic first aid techniques are covered in detail throughout the course.

Will this course allow me to become a Qualified First-Aider?

For environments with significant health and safety risks, a formally trained paediatric first-aider may be required on-site to deal with accidents.  The level and type of training that is appropriate will be determined by the company’s risk assessment.

To become a qualified first-aider you will need to undertake training in workplace first aid that includes at least 12 or 18 training and assessment contact hours i.e. First Aid at Work Level 3 or Paediatric First Aid Level 3.  We also deliver face to face training in both of these courses and more.  If you are looking for a course to comply with Ofsted's requirements, then please click on one of the following links Paediatric First Aid Level 3  or First Aid at Work Level 3 or Emergency First Aid at Work.

Course Content

Casualty Management, Breathing - Adult, Child and Babies, CPR - Adult, Child and Babies, Spinal Injuries, Head Injuries, Choking - Adult, Child and Babies, Allergies, Use of an Epi Pen, Asthma, Seizures and Febrile Convulsions, Heatstroke, Wounds and Bleeding / Nose Bleeds / Cuts and Grazes, Burns and Scalds, Broken Bones / Slings, Sprains and Strains, Other Illnesses.

Further information about this qualification

CPD – This course can be used towards your Certified Professional Development, 3 Hours.

Certification – Once you have completed your course you can then print off your certificate.  If you do not pass your online test first time then you have nothing to worry about, just read through the literature again and retake your online test until you do.  

Valid for 3 years.  This course takes approx 2-3 hours to complete.

FREE Updates - From the moment you purchase your course right through until your certificate completion date you will be eligible to read any updates that are connected to your chosen course FREE of charge.  We shall contact you via email to confirm any updates and changes.  Alternatively you can just log in to your account to view them.

Bulk Discounts

  • 10% discount on 10+ courses
  • 15% discount on 25+ courses
  • 20% discount on 50+ courses
  • 25% discount on 100+ courses
  • 30% discount on 250+ courses
  • 35% discount on 500+ courses
  • 40% discount on 1000+ courses


Paediatric First Aid

  1. Introduction
  2. Planning for an Emergency
  3. Breathing
  4. Breathing 2
  5. CPR
  6. CPR Child
  7. CPR Baby
  8. Spinal Injuries
  9. Spinal Injuries 2
  10. Head Injuries
  11. Choking
  12. Choking Baby
  13. Allergies
  14. Using an Epi Pen
  15. Anaphylaxis
  16. Asthma
  17. Seizures
  18. Febrile Convulsions
  19. Heatstroke
  20. Wounds and Bleeding
  21. Cuts and Grazes
  22. Nose Bleeds
  23. Burns and Scalds
  24. Broken Bones
  25. Support Slings
  26. Sprains & Strains
  27. Other Illnesses
  28. Diabetes
  29. Poisoning
  30. Review your training