This one day Paediatric Emergency First Aid course has been designed for those who have an interest in child or infant basic life support.

Alternatively, you may wish to consider the full two day course if you are responsible for children or infants professionally.


A six hour course of theory and practical work.


A range of subjects is covered including:

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Shock
  • Resuscitation
  • Minor injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Choking


Although there is no formal assessment, the trainer will assess each individual throughout the course. This qualification is valid for three years.