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Combined Paediatric and First Aid at Work (FAAW)

4th July 2023 @ 9:00 am - 5th July 2023 @ 5:00 pm

  • Date: 04-05 July 2023 (two-day course) 
  • Time: 09:00 – 17:00 
  • Venue: Blended learning, day one, online / day two, St Teresa, Effingham


  • 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 two-day course is 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.


  • Member Rate (individual): £220, Non-member: £440
  • Member Rate (group of 12): £2,000, Non-member: £4,000

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


Speaker: James Thornby 


4th July 2023 @ 9:00 am
5th July 2023 @ 5:00 pm


Health in Education Association


St Teresa’s School, Effingham
Beech Avenue
Effingham, Surrey RH5 6ST
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