Paediatric First Aid / Early Years First Aid Training, OFSTED Recognised & EYFS Compliant


Paediatric First Aid (12hr) EYFS Compliant & OFSTED Recognised.

“ABC Medical Services understand your childcare first aid training needs,

this course will meet those needs and is ideal for you”

Our Paediatric First Aid Courses are our most popular courses. From the start of our company we have always specialised in this training, we are passionate about our courses and understand the needs of early years practitioners, we have designed this course to meet those needs. The course will provide all practitioners with the confidence to deal with emergencies involving the children in their care. The course is very informal and relaxed and has been enjoyed by thousands of people over the years. Our tutors are all experienced in Pre Hospital Care and will impart hands on practical skills throughout your course. Our guarantee to you is that your training will be worthwhile and fun.

This 12hr course is a requirement of all Childcare Practitioners who require registration by OFSTED, this includes Childminders, Nannies, Nursery Practitioners, Pre School and After School Club Staff. The course is also suitable for Security / Close Protection Officers who may have to deal with Paediatric emergencies.

This course meets the criteria required by The Department for Education and Skills (DFES). On successful completion a nationally recognised qualification valid for three years will be awarded. To book on to any of these courses please complete the form below. This course can also be run at your location for group bookings.

On successful completion of this course, certificate holders may display our Paediatric First Aid logo on their website and business material. Please contact our office for a copy of the logo, you will be required to provide your certificate PIN number.

Cost per person for the full course is £70 + VAT

For those who only require a 1 day (6hr) course I.E Schools and practitioners not responsible for EYFS aged children you can attend the first half of the course only and will receive a 6hr certificate.

Cost per person for the 6hr course is £45 + VAT

*2016 Dates*

Weekends 9:30 – 4pm

October – 9th & 23rd (Sundays) – FULL

November – 6th & 13th (Sundays) – FULL

December – 3rd & 10th (Saturdays)

Evenings 7-10pm

October – 17th, 19th, 24th & 26th – FULL

November – 22nd, 24th, 29th & Dec 1st

*2017 Dates*

Weekends 9:30 – 4pm

Jan – 7th & 14th (Saturdays)

Feb –  5th & 12th (Sundays)

Mar – 4th & 11th (Saturdays)

Apr – 2nd & 9th (Sundays)

May – 6th & 13th (Saturdays)

June – 4th & 11th (Sundays)

July – 8th & 15th (Saturdays)

Aug – 6th & 13th (Sundays)

Sept – 2nd & 9th (Saturdays)

Oct – 8th & 15th (Sundays)

Nov – 4th & 11th (Saturdays)

Dec – 3rd & 10th (Sundays)

Evenings 7-10pm

Jan – 10th,12th, 17th & 19th (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)

Feb – 13th, 15th, 20th & 22nd (Monday & Wednesday Evenings)

Mar – 13th, 15th, 20th & 22nd (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)

Apr – 18th, 20th, 25th & 27th (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)

May – 15th, 17th, 22nd & 24th (Monday & Wednesday Evenings)

June – 13th, 15th, 20th & 22nd (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)

July – 10th, 12th, 17th & 19th (Monday & Wednesday Evenings)

Aug – 8th, 10th, 15th & 17th (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)

Sept – 11th, 13th, 18th & 20th (Monday & Wednesday Evenings)

Oct – 10th, 12th, 17th & 19th (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)

Nov – 6th, 8th, 14th & 16th (Monday & Wednesday Evenings)

Dec – 5th, 7th, 12th & 14th (Tuesday & Thursday Evenings)


For Those who wish to gain the QCF level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid,

additional fees will apply. Please state when booking. Qualsafe only regulate QCF Courses.

Paediatric First Aid for Schools (6hr)

Our 6hr course is ideal for school staff. It meets the requirements of an Appointed Person Emergency Aid Course. The course is ideal for school use and can be run at your location or at our centre.

Topics covered include:

  • Incident Management
  • Basic Life Support
  • Airway Obstruction
  • Asthma and Hyperventilation
  • Control of Severe Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Anaphylaxis and Epi Pen / Ana Pen use
  • All other topics requested

This course is available on demand, please contact our office for further information.