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Paediatric First Aid

9 May @ 9:00 am - 10 May @ 4:00 pm

Venue: St John’s School Leatherhead


  • Those who have an Ofsted requirement for first aid provision 
  • Those renewing their Paediatric First Aid certificates. 

Course outline

This two-day course focuses on emergency situations encountered by professionals and carers looking after children and babies. This course meets the criteria outlined by Ofsted.

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 a first aid situation
  • Health and safety guidelines
  • Resuscitation (BLS adult child and baby) with defibrillator 
  • Choking (adult child and baby)
  • Recovery position and secondary survey
  • Wounds dressings and bleeding
  • Reason for and treating the unconscious casualty
  • Childhood conditions e.g., meningitis and croup
  • Temperature control 
  • Fractures sprains and strains 
  • Head injuries and spinal injuries 
  • Burns
  • Management of anaphylaxis

Learning outcomes:

  • To become a paediatric first aider 
  • To learn skills to assess manage and treat children under the age of eight 
  • To be able to promote recovery, preserve life and prevent situations from worsening. 


  • HIEDA Member Rate: £160
  • Group HIEDA Member Delegate Fee (x12): £1,300
  • Non-member Rate: £320*

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

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9 May @ 9:00 am
10 May @ 4:00 pm


Health in Education Association


St Johns Leatherhead
St John's School
Epsom Road, Surrey KT22 8SP United Kingdom
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