Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

Who Should Attend?

The course has been designed in-line with the current Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements and is ideal for:

Newly qualified entrants to an early years setting who have completed a level 2 and/or level 3 qualification on or after 30th June 2016, must also have either a full paediatric first aid or an emergency paediatric first aid certificate within three months of starting work.

What will Attendees learn?

During this 1 day course, learners will develop the skills and knowledge needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations.

Course Content:

6hr Programme

The course consists of one unit:

Unit 1 Paediatric Emergency First Aid

For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please download the Course Information below.


In order to acheive the qualification the full 6 hours need to be completed and the learner will need to demonstrate competence in the 5 practical assessments they will be observed carrying out. Assessment will be continuous throughout the course and there is 1 theory assessment/multipe choice question paper to be completed also.



6 hours