Learn how to help children with our Paediatric First Aid course today

It is vital that you learn paediatric first aid if you work with or care for children, or course will provide you with all the information you require to help a child in need. 

Get your Paediatric First Aid training in three simple steps

Getting started is easy, you can buy online and start now. If you need training for your business, contact us for our group discounts.

1 Pay

Sign up, pay and start your training straight away or enquire for group rates. You will receive 8 months of access to the videos, a printable student manual, an optional weekly video refresher email and a 1-year certificate and 2 hours of certified CPD credits. Learn more

2 Pass

Take the video training and multiple-choice test. Don't worry, you get another try if you don't pass. And your progress is saved, so you can leave and come back as often as you like. Learn more

3 Print

Print your certificate and verified CPD time statement and that's it! Your training is complete until it's time to renew again. So you don't forget, we'll send you a reminder email when your training is expiring. Learn more

Paediatric First Aid Level 3 (VTQ)

This online Paediatric first aid course is our popular part one of the full Paediatric First Aid Level 3 (VTQ) qualification. 
Taking half your Paediatric First Aid course online saves you a day in the classroom and you gain the same qualification certificate at the end.  You can start now and we have a network of over 1500 instructors across the UK to complete your practical day.  
Please call us for more information, we would be happy to assist you! 

Paediatric First Aid Course Curriculum

This course is flexible and can be adapted to the needs of the students. It includes :

  • Introduction to Paediatric First Aid
  • Cardiac Arrest and CPR
  • Choking Management
  • Bleeding Control
  • Secondary Care for Injury and Illness
  • Injury and Illness in Children
  • Summary
Learn more about the Paediatric First Aid - Level 3 course curriculum. 

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Who Will Benefit From a Paediatric First Aid course?

Learning paediatrics first aid is a must-have for anyone who takes care of children. For example: 

  • Childminders
  • Parents
  • Carers
  • Nursery workers
  • Social workers
Everyone would benefit from learning paediatric first aid, children are bound to get hurt at some point because they are always on the go.

You can save lives in an emergency with the knowledge and confidence you will gain on this paediatric first aid course.

Train Anywhere, At Anytime!

Scheduling a classroom training can be inconvenient for busy professionals. With online and blended courses, ProTrainings programs are available whenever you are, allowing you to pause and resume the training videos so you can come back later. 

This course can be taken 100% online, or you can upgrade to the full qualification by completing an extra face-to-face session either virtually using our virtual training system or at your  workplace or at one of our regional centre. If you want to complete the practical session, contact us by email, phone, or use our online chat. 

Child Cardiac Arrest and CPR

In this will learn about the resuscitation of children, and fears of first aid when it comes to giving CPR. 

You will also learn about seizures, cardiac arrest and drowning. This section will also cover how to improve your compressions and breaths, and then finally, performing CPR in the current climate with Coronavirus and Covid-19.

Learn more about ProTrainings training

ProTrainings Europe has produced over 350 video online courses and we also offer training at your workplace or at regional training centres nationwide.

Endorsed training as video online, blended, classroom or virtual to meet your busy life. Choose from over 350 courses all CPD Certified with Evidenced Based Learning statements.

Discounts off future courses and company training solutions. Phone 01206 805359 for more information.

Benefits for Choosing ProTrainings for your Paediatric First Aid

We believe that training should be more affordable and flexible and that people learn best when they're engaged and having fun learning. We began by building a network of like-minded instructors who shared our ethos of health and safety training that's fun, engaging and interactive — not dull and boring.
Train anywhere, on any device
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Unlimited Test Retakes
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Frequently Asked Questions

Which occupations use this course?

The Paediatric 12 Hour First Aid Level 3 (VTQ) - Online Blended Part 1 Course is perfect for:

  • Childminders
  • Parents
  • Carers
  • Nursery workers
  • Social workers

I work in a childcare setting, can I complete some of my first aid training online?

Yes, you can with ProTrainings complete half of your course using video online training and then complete day two locally at your workplace or in one of our nationwide centres. By completing the Paediatric First Aid Level 3 course in a blended format, means you only attend one day in the class for Trade body or regulated qualifications.

What is CPD and why is having Certified CPD important?

CPD stands for Continuous Professional Development and is required in many business sectors. Even if you do not require a set CPD credit level, having Certifed CPD ensures the quality of training. ProTrainings are the highest gold standard of CPD ensuring that all courses are externally verified and mapped to the highest levels.

What is "SCORM ready" and will courses run on a LMS?

SCORM Ready means that online courses can run on any compatible Learning Management System (LMS). SCORM courses run seamlessly on your existing LMS system without a separate login so staff only login using the existing company system. ProTrainings online courses have an advanced SCORM ready system to give more features than any other company.

High Standards for Training Compliance

Our robust training approach meets strict specifications, quality assurance requirements, and qualification standards. This course, like most ProTrainings qualifications, is endorsed by TQUK, along with numerous other organisational approvals. We are committed to taking extra steps to ensure the compliance and quality assurance of every course we offer.