Lockstown Training

Paediatric First Aid


This is a two day course designed for Childminders, Nursery and School staff (dealing with Early Years Foundation Stage), and anybody who interacts with children and wants an in-depth course. The course is in line with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), Local Authority Approved and meets the requirements of Ofsted.


Course Content

  • Managing Incidents
  • Basic Life Support- Adult, Child and Baby
  • Choking
  • Casualty Examination
  • Unconsciousness
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Fractures
  • Control of Bleeding and Shock
  • Asthma
  • Eye and Ear Injuries
  • Burns and Scalds
  • First Aid Kits
  • Childhood Illnesses including Meningitis and Febrile Convulsions
  • Regulations

Paediatric First Aid

Emergency Paediatric First Aid

This is a one day course is designed for Nannies who wish to join the voluntary part of the Ofsted Childcare Register (OCR). It is also suitable for Au Pairs, Babysitters, Parents, and anybody who cares for children and needs a basic Paediatric first aid course.


Course Content

  • Planning for First Aid Emergencies
  • Dealing with emergencies
  • Resuscitating
  • AED Awareness
  • Recognise and dealing with shock
  • Recognise and responding appropiately to

Anaphylactic shock, Electric shock, Bleeding, Meningitis and other serious sudden illnesses

  • Responding appropriately to

Burns and scalds, Choking, Suspected fractures, Head, neck and back injuries, Cases of poisoning, Foreign bodies in eyes, ears and noses, Eye injuries, Bites and stings, Effects of extreme heat and cold, Febrile convulsions

  • Recognise and respond appropriately to the emergency needs of chronic medical conditions including, epilepsy, asthma, sickle cell and diabetes

Assessment & Certification

The course takes place over six hours on a single day and will include both theory and practical sessions. Paediatric first aid certification is dependent on successful continuous assessment. There is no final examination. Those delegates who complete the course will be deemed to have reached the required standard and will be awarded a Certificate valid for three years, after which time you will need to renew your certification.

Available Courses:

For further information on courses for 2022:
Contact Tina on 07788 653595