This course is for all levels.

Overview: firstaid02

Paediatric first aid training prepares participants for medical emergencies that people looking after young children and infants might have to face.

Skills & Training Network (STN) holds a two-day paediatric first aid training course for child care workers, nursery workers, babysitters and parents. They may be attending or working at day nurseries, private nursery schools, pre-schools, before and after school clubs for children in the early-years age group, childminders and carers of children at home.

  This course covers the key elements of:

  • Dealing with an emergencypaediatrics 05
  • Resuscitation
  • Identifying signs of shock
  • Diabetes
  • Bleeding
  • Sickle Cell
  • Fractures
  • Choking
  • Anaphylactic Shockpaediatrics 04
  • Epilepsy and seizures
  • Meningitis
  • 999 calling
  • Conditions of heat and cold
  • Bites and stings

The twelve hour course meets all the requirements for OFSTED registration and is suitable for all people who attend small children. All participants will be given a referral First Aid Manual and additional literature on topics relating to current First Aid practices. Our training sessions are held in small groups to ensure effective understanding. Students who complete the course and are deemed to have reached the required standard will be issued with a certificate valid for 3 years.


In addition to our prearrange courses we are happy to arrange private tuition at our training centre, your place of work or in a hall of your choice.


Knowing you have comprehensive knowledge and training in First Aid will ensure you can deal with any emergency effectively and promptly.