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Combined FAAW/pFAAW (3 day)

28th January 2025 @ 9:00 am - 30th January 2025 @ 4:00 pm

Venue: TBC


  • This course is suitable for all workplaces with a HSE and Ofsted requirement  
  • Those caring for children and all other age groups  
  • Those who have an Ofsted requirement for first aid provision 
  • Those renewing their Paediatric or FAAW First aid certificates 
  • Those who want a dual first aid certificate. 

Course outline

This course is a three-day course  approved by Qualsafe Awards, an Ofqual recognised awarding organisation. The course covers the practical skills needed by first aiders to competently deal with situations that require a higher level of first aid or where there are responsible for people who have existing medical conditions.    

There is a maximum of 12 candidates per course. This is an open course; however, courses can be booked at your venue on a date of your choice for just your staff. Contact us for details.   

Training topics will include: 

  • Role of first aider  
  • Managing an emergency including after-care  
  • Basic life support for adults children and babies 
  • Choking in adults children and babies  
  • The recovery position and secondary survey  
  • Wound management and managing catastrophic bleeding  
  • Communication  
  • Asthma  
  • Fainting  
  • Intoxication  
  • Stroke  
  • Heart conditions  
  • Shock – including bleeding  
  • Head injuries  
  • Anaphylaxis  
  • Poisoning  
  • Epilepsy  
  • Diabetes  
  • Burns  
  • Eye injuries  
  • Health and safety regulations  
  • Treating the unconscious casualty  
  • Sprains, strains and fractures  
  • First aid kits  
  • Use of the defibrillator

Learning outcomes:

  • Certified for three years with a Level 3 award in paediatric and adult First Aid at Work (QCF), which meets the requirements of the First Aid Health and Safety Regulations 1981  
  • To be able to preserve life, promote recovery and prevent situations from worsening  
  • To be able to assess, manage and treat a wide range of accidents and illnesses. 


  • HIEDA Member Rate: £275
  • Non-member Rate: £550*
  • Group HIEDA Member Delegate Fee (x12): £2,350
  • Group Non-member Rate (x12): £4,700*

*If you would like to become a member and access discounted rates for Hieda CPD and events, please click here.



28th January 2025 @ 9:00 am
30th January 2025 @ 4:00 pm
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Health in Education Association