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Highfield Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)


This course is intended for individuals wishing to become a paediatric first-aider in the workplace where they have responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. The qualification gained is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in this industry and is assessed by practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

Course Duration

This course is carried out over 2 consecutive days

Course Content 

  • The Roles and Responsibilities of a First-Aider

  • Safety precautions within a childcare environment

  • Dealing with medication/accident forms/calling for an ambulance and first aid boxes

  • Treatment of unconscious casualties

  • CPR and choking

  • Recognising and treating illness

  • Bites, stings, poisons

  • Burns, scalds and electric shock

  • Sprains, strains and fractures

Course Cost

The cost of this course is £140.00 + VAT per person.

On-site or In-House courses

If your organisation has several employees wishing to train and qualify in First Aid then why not contemplate an onsite course.

At Paragon Training we are able to provide training at your premises, at a time and date to suit your requirements.

If your organisation requires a number of courses, we can offer you a competitive corporate rate discount. 

This course is assessed through theory and  practical assessments in order to demonstrate competency.

*A minimum of 4 and maximum of 12 people for this course to run.

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