Emergency Paediatric First Aid course


Why this course

This qualification is for the learner to attain the knowledge and practical competence required to deal with a range of First Aid situations with children and babies as a professional or volunteer or as a concerned adult. 

The FAA Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification is unit 1 of the two-day FAA Paediatric First Aid qualification.

From gaining this Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification learners could progress to completing unit 2 and being awarded the 2-day FAA Award in Paediatric First Aid 


Who is it for

The qualification is designed for learners with a responsibility for the care of children and babies and provides knowledge and skills to deal with a range of paediatric first aid conditions and incidents.  



• Role of the Paediatric First Aider 

• Seizure 

• Primary survey 

• Choking 

• Resuscitation (including the safe use of an AED) 

• Minor injuries 

• Wounds, bleeding and shock 

• Recovery position