Paediatric First Aid Level 3

Certificate Included | CPD Accredited Paediatric First Aid Course | Tutor Support | Lifetime Access | Flexible Study

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Online, self-paced
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3 CPD hours / points
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  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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Be a master of your success and propel your paediatric nursing career by gaining the essential training and knowledge you need with this paediatric first aid course.

Whether you are interested in becoming a qualified caring worker supporting paediatric nursing staff, or working with the diversified members of a healthcare or social care organisation, this paediatric first aid course is the perfect route to help you kickstart a successful career in the healthcare sector.

This Paediatric First Aid Course has been designed for individuals who is working in the field of Support and Care for children, in everyday life and an emergency situations.

If you’re interested in working as a support and caring worker for children or want to learn more skills on paediatric first aid but unsure of where to start, then this paediatric first aid course will set you up with a solid foundation to become a confident paediatric first aid trainer and develop more advanced skills.

Whether you are self-taught and you want to fill in the gaps for better efficiency and productivity, this Paediatric First Aid Training course will set you up with a solid foundation to become a confident Paediatric First Aid and develop more advanced skills.

The paediatric first aid course will set you up with the appropriate qualifications and experience needed for the job and is ideal for both beginners and those currently working as a paediatric first aider or Support worker or health care worker.

This comprehensive Paediatric First Aid course is the perfect way to kickstart your career in the field of Paediatric First Aid. This accredited Paediatric First Aid course will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees.

As one of the leading course providers and most renowned e-learning specialists online, we’re dedicated to giving you the best educational experience possible. This Paediatric First Aid course is crafted by industry expert, to enable you to learn quickly and efficiently, and at your own pace and convenience.

How Will I Benefit?

  • Boost your career in Paediatric First Aid
  • Deepen your knowledge and skills in your chosen field just in hours not years!
  • Study a course that has been designed by industry professionals.
  • Save money and time by studying your convenient time
  • Have access to a tutor whenever you are in need

So, what are you thinking about! Start getting the benefits by enrolling today!


3 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Accreditation Group

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Paediatric First Aid Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals

Why Choose Lead Academy:

  • Lifetime Access
  • High-quality e-learning study materials
  • The UK and globally recognised qualification
  • Self-paced, no fixed schedules
  • 24/7 customer support through email
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • No hidden fee
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform

The Paediatric First Aid is a popular training course, ideal for anyone who is looking to kickstart their career as a Paediatric First Aider or trainer, as well as professionals who want to test their existing skills and knowledge. If you want to gain an in-depth understanding of Paediatric First Aid, then this program is perfect for you.

Our online courses come with lifetime access with no time limit for completion. Each course is fully accessible from a tablet, mobile or laptop, as long as there is a secure internet connection.

We pride ourselves on our supportive network of dedicated instructors and attentive customer service team who are dedicated to assisting you through your learning journey. Contact them at any time via email should you have any questions or queries.

Course Syllabus:

We have divided the Paediatric First Aid course into 30 user-friendly modules, covering all fundamental areas of Paediatric First Aid to provide learners with the relevant skills and industry knowledge to take their career to the next level.

This comprehensive Paediatric First Aid course includes the following modules:

The following module of the paediatric first aid course will set you up with a solid foundation in the paediatric first aid industry and give you the essential skills you need to get yourself job-ready!

Module 1: Introduction to Pediatric First Aid

  • Introduction
  • Course Objectives

Module 2: Principles & Role of A First Aider

  • Three Important Principles
  • Preserve life
  • Prevent deterioration
  • Promote recovery
  • Responsibilities Of A First Aider

Module 3: First Aid Basics

  • Assess the situation
  • Checklist: What Should Be Inside Your First- Aid Kit
  • Medications
  • Dressing/bandage
  • Cleaning/disinfectants
  • Personal Protection Equipment

Module 4: Managing an Emergency

  • Prioritising Emergencies
  • What Is Primary Survey
  • 7 Steps Approach And Action
  • The Emergency Action Plan
  • Recovery Position

Develop your expertise in key areas such as paediatric first aid with the following module of the comprehensive paediatric first aid training course, designed to help you develop your knowledge in the field in an accurate and informative way to provide you with a solid foundation for success.

Module 5: Unresponsive Infant/Child

  • Common Causes Of An Unresponsive Infant/Child
  • Approach To An Unconscious Infant/Child
  • How To Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) For An Infant And For A Child
  • How To Perform CPR On A Child
  • How To Perform CPR On An Infant
  • Role Of The Defibrillator (Aed)

Module 6: Allergic Reaction

  • How does anaphylaxis/anaphylactic shock occur
  • Common allergens
  • How to prevent an allergic reaction
  • How to identify anaphylaxis/anaphylactic shock
  • First Aid- What do you do

Module 7: Asthma: ‘Shortness Of Breath’

  • Common causes of shortness of breath in infants/children
  • What causes an asthma attack
  • Why is there shortness of breath in asthma
  • How to identify an asthma attack
  • First aid for asthma attack

Module 8: Burns & Scalds

  • Burn First Aid
  • Precautionary measures

The following module of the paediatric first aid course is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to boost your career prospects and build a successful career in the paediatric first aid or child care profession.

Module 9: Cuts & Wounds, Bleeding & Shock

  • Understand the different types of wounds
  • First aid for wounds with bleeding – care
  • First aid for nose bleed
  • First aid for shock caused by severe bleeding
  • What to do?

Module 10: Choking

  • What to do if you find an infant or child choking
  • Back-thrust maneuver
  • Heimlich maneuver

Module 11: Diabetes

  • Understanding Diabetes
  • First Aid

Module 12: Insect Bites & Rashes

  • The common type of insect bites
  • First aid
  • Common childhood rashes

The following module of the paediatric first aid course is designed for anyone taking the first steps into their career, looking to enhance their professional skills on the paediatric first aid.

Module 13: Eye Injury & Foreign Body

  • Foreign particles (sand, dust, debris, objects)
  • Chemical burns
  • Direct trauma- black eye
  • Cuts or punctures
  • Foreign body in the nose and ear

Module 14: Head & Bone Injuries

  • Concussion
  • Contusion
  • Skull fracture
  • Signs and symptoms of a head injury
  • What to do after a head injury
  • What do you see after a broken bone
  • Fracture first aid

Module 15: Near Drowning

  • Symptoms of near drowning
  • First aid for near drowning

Module 16: Poisoning

  • Inhaled poison
  • Swallowed poison
  • Injected poison
  • Absorbed poison on the skin or eye

Module 17: Seizure

  • Before the seizure
  • During the seizure
  • After the seizure
  • What to do when you notice a seizure
  • What not to do when you notice a seizure
  • When to seek medical attention

Module 18: Spinal Injuries

  • Some of the signs and symptoms of severe spinal cord injury are
  • Spinal cord injury first aid


On successful completion of the Paediatric First Aid course, you will be eligible to obtain a verifiable certificate as proof of your new qualification. This means that you/your employer can verify your qualification through our website. After successfully completing the Paediatric First Aid course you can obtain your PDF version certificate free of cost, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £29.

Who is this course for?

Paediatric First Aid Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals

This comprehensive paediatric first aid course is suitable for anyone looking to improve their job prospects or aspiring to accelerate their career in this sector and want to gain in-depth knowledge of paediatric first aid.

This paediatric first aid course is felicitous for those, who want to be the best in their jobs.

Whether you are completely new to the field or are an aspiring professional, the paediatric first aid course will help open doors to a wide range of professions within your chosen field, helping you to stand out to employers with an accredited qualification that can be used to enhance your CV.


Paediatric First Aid Course Accredited By Qualified Professionals

  • There are no academic entry requirements for this Paediatric First Aid course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
  • As long as you are aged seventeen or over and have a basic grasp of English, numeracy and ICT, you will be eligible to enrol.

Career path

This Paediatric First Aid course opens a brand new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also provides you with the chance to accumulate in-depth knowledge at the side of needed skills to become flourishing in no time. You will also be able to add your qualifications to your CV, enhance your career and become more competitive in your chosen industry.

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mahmoud asked:

Good day : i enrolled in course , but i dont know how to start studying . How can i start studying . Thank you


Hello Mahmoud, Thank you for your question. after logging in you can see in the page your name on the left side under a human image shadow. under that there is dashboard and under the dashboard there is a courses button click the courses button click on that now you can see your course name and under that start/continue course button. click that start/continue course button. Hope This will help Regards, Help Desk

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Vaso asked:

Hello, Are the modules videos or notes based? Is there an exam or any kind of assessment in order to get the certificate of completion? Thank you


Hi Vaso, Thanks for your question. This is a text-based training course. You will have lifetime access to the login portal, hence you can complete your course at your convenient time. Yes, there is an assessment. Hope this will help. Regards, Help Desk

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