TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) - (PFA)
Who can take this Course?
Childminders, Teachers, Nursery workers, Au Pairs, Nannies, School Nurse.
TQUK Level 3
About the Course
Are you looking for a full Paediatric First Aid course that enable you to provide the best care for children in emergencies?
This accredited qualification provides theoretical and practical training in First Aid techniques that are specific to infants aged 0 to 1, and children aged from 1 year old to the onset of puberty. Learners will become familiar with the role of the paediatric first aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency, such as a child or an infant who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction or is suffering from shock.
Topics also included are wounds, fractures, dislocations, injuries to the head, neck, back, eyes, ears or nose, poisoning, bites or stings and electric shock.
This two-unit course is provided over a period of 2 days with a minimum contact time of 6 hours per unit. Our Paediatric courses meet the latest 2019 learning outcomes laid down by the Awarding Organisations. The TQUK Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) is recognised as a qualification that fulfils the need specified in The Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage and suitable as one of the many first aid courses for carers who care for children.
All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021, CPR and Coronavirus recommendations as per the HSE requirements.