Paediatric First Aid

This two-day paediatric first aid course has been developed using the guidelines and criteria as specified by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Ofsted.

The course is split into two units.

  1. Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  2. Managing Paediatric Illness, Injuries and Emergencies

The key focuses of the training are:

  • Responsibilities and reporting
  • Assessment of the situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Infantile convulsions
  • Eye injuries
  • Sickle cell anaemia
  • Resuscitation
  • Head injury
  • Diabetes
  • Foreign bodies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Heat and cold
  • Fainting
  • Choking
  • Fractures
  • Meningitis
  • Burns
  • Asthma


Participants will be required to take a multiple-choice test at the end of the session. The instructor will also judge participants on their practical skills and knowledge throughout the days.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be awarded a certificate that is valid for three years.






Monday 24th April 2017

Tuesday 25th April 2017

9.00am - 4.00pm


Harris Primary Academy Shortland



Programme Cost

£200 per person

About GS Training

GS Training Group specialize in providing excellent customer focused training programs in Food Safety, First-aid and Health & Safety, as well as Consultancy and Auditing services. Established in 2004, they have a proven record of accomplishment, delivering qualifications for both businesses and individuals in catering, care/nursing homes, hospitals, local government, retail and manufacturing sectors. They work with providers of care to children, young people and adults within the private sector, local authority, voluntary sector or charitable organisation.