This course covers the twelve hour requirement of the EYFS framework. Valid for three years it is essential  training for practitioners working within the EYFS.

The course will cover the following topics: 

  • First Aid Requirements and First Aid Kit, Head injuries in babies and children,
  • Records of accidents and incidents, Caring for children who suddenly become unwell, Treatment of childhood injuries and illnesses
  • Conditions such as Epilepsy (Seizures), Asthma, Sickle Cell, Diabetes and Meningitis
  • Administration of Medication, Emergency planning,
  • Effects of extreme heat, Febrile Convulsions & Resuscitation.

On successful completion of this course delegates will receive a certificate which is valid for three years; extensive literature on the subject of First Aid will be given to all attendees on the first day.

It is a requirement of this course that delegates attend the full 12 hours of training in order to receive their certificate.

Important Information:  This is a two-day course which covers a wide range of CPR and First Aid skills related to children. This course will provide the learner with a Paediatric First Aid certificate which is valid for 3 years, as of the date of assessment, and meets the requirements of the Early Years and Child Care Register.

 It is important that you arrive for the course on time as the  course duration is 12 hours and to receive the full award and certificate candidates must attend the full 12 hours, trainers have the right to turn latecomers away. Please wear comfortable clothes as the course comprises of practical work whereby you will need kneel on the floor and theoretical classroom work, including practical assessment on CPR and first aid.

All Paediatric First Aid courses for 2018- 2019 will be held at NNSTC, please see below fee per delegate and dates: 

Fee Per Delegate (from September 2019)   
Practitioners outside Nottingham City £110
Maintained Schools, Academies and NCC Colleagues £95
Private and Independent Settings, including Childminders £60
Voluntary and Community Settings and Social Enterprises £50



11 July 2019 9.30am - 4.30pm Book here

18 July 2019
Wednesday 31 July 2019
9.30am - 4.30pm

Book here
Thursday 01 August 2019