Emergency Paediatric First Aid Level 3 (RQF) 6 hours:
Is a first aid course for low risk workplaces. Who require first aiders to have a basic knowledge of, and how to respond to, and manage a limited range of injuries. or accidents that may involve children.
Suitable for any person wishing to act as a First Aider for children.
What Course Do I Need?
The Emergency Paediatric First Aid (EPFA) Level 3 (RQF) is suitable for low risk establishments, and is of one day in duration, however if you are a high risk setting, for example a nursery with children that have medical conditions, your staff may need to take the 12 hour Paediatric First Aid (PFA) qualification.
The 12 hour Paediatric First Aid course now available as a Blended Paediatric First Aid (PFA) course (RQF). This is a E learning package that takes 6 hours to finish, followed by a 6 hour taught session with a trainer.
Depending on your first aid needs risk assessment,
It is strongly recommended that First Aiders undertake annual refresher training to keep their skills at a high standard. https://www.hse.gov.uk/firstaid/first-aid-training.htm
Have you thought about blood loss in your workplace?
The HSE have now recommend where blood loss or uncontrolled bleeding is a possible risk in the workplace, for example working with machinery, specialist training is recommended in the use of catastrophic hemorrhage control devices and blood loss control products.
We are able to provide this training to you on a range of our regulated courses, this will be annotated directly onto the F.A. certificate.
Have you thought about outside or school trips?
Children outside can be exposed to a range of risks, such as animal bites, Lyme disease or become injured in many ways outdoors.
Reduce the risk with the two hour Forestry First Aid +F course.
The Forestry first aid +F will teach you how to deal with these emergencies and how to manage uncontrolled blood loss.
*Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)
ensure as an employer that the training provider has met a national standard and training in legal terms is, suitable and sufficient.