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Pro Paediatric

Online and Blended Two Day Paediatric First Aid

Pro Paediatric at a glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 5 hours and 46 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
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£24.95 + VAT

Sample Video: Introduction to Paediatric First Aid


This course can be used as the online part of our 2 day Paediatric First Aid for childminders or a stand alone online course is ideal for families and others who require a one day course in first aid for adults, infants and children but do not need a course that meets the requirements of Ofsted or SureStart. The course covers life saving skills but in an informal flexible timetable.


The classroom version is idea to cover the basics of how to deal with accidents and illness that can arise when caring for children, for those who do not require a course for their work.

All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements.

This course can be completed as the online part 1 of a 2-part blended course. After completing this online course, you may find and attend the classroom-only part 2 course and cut down on the number of days spent in the classroom.

  • Child minders
  • Parents
  • Carers
  • Nursery workers
  • Social workers

This course comes with 6.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 5 hours and 46 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

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

  • Introduction to Paediatric First Aid
    • Paediatric first aid provision
    • Paediatric Blended
    • Paediatric Accident reporting and record Keeping
    • Reporting and Consent
    • Fears of First Aid
    • Asking permission to help
    • Calling the EMS
    • Waiting for the EMS to arrive
    • Scene Sasfety
    • Chain of Survival
    • Drab and the ABCD's
    • Differences in Child Size
    • Planning for emergencies
    • Initial Assessment and the Recovery Position
    • Infant recovery Position
    • BSi First Aid Kit
  • Cardiac Arrest and CPR
    • Introduction to Paediatric and Adult CPR
    • Older Child and Adult CPR
    • CPR Handover
    • Compressions only CPR
    • Drowning
    • AED Introduction
    • Child CPR
    • Child CPR Breakdown
    • Infant CPR
  • Choking Management
    • Introduction to Choking
    • Older Child and Adult Choking
    • Child Choking
    • Infant Choking
  • Bleeding Control
    • Types of Bleeding
    • Serious Bleeding
    • Embedded Object
    • Child Bleeding Control
    • Nose Bleeds
    • Plasters
    • Other Types of Injury
    • Minor Injuries
  • Secondary Care for Injury and Illness
    • Shock
    • Allergic Reactions and Anaphylaxis
    • Spinal Injury
    • Treating a Burn
    • Treating a burn with cling film
    • Electrical Injuries
    • Paediatric Seizures
    • Epilepsy
    • Febrile Convulsions 
    • Fractures
    • Asthma
    • Diabetes
    • Meningitis
    • Sickle Cell
    • Croup
    • Eye Injuries
    • Heat Emergencies
    • Cold Emergencies
  • Injury and Illness in Children
    • Childhood illnesses and Accidents
    • Illness Assessment for Children
    • Paediatric Asthma
    • Paediatric Diabetic Emergencies
    • Fractures
    • Splints
    • Dislocated Shoulders and Joints
    • Paediatric Seizures
    • Head Injury
    • Foreign Objects
    • Poisons and Food Poisioning
    • Poisonous Plants and Fungi
    • Meningitis
    • Sickle Cell
    • Febrile Convulsions
    • Croup
  • Summary
  • Paediatric First Aid Student Manual Version 6.4 - 2015 guidelines with ERC first aid changes
  • Workplace Accident Book
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Work Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Epilepsy in Action Leaflet (register on
  • Childcare Accident Book
  • Personal Medical Information Sheet
  • Consent for permitting the administration of medication in the absence of parent V1.0
  • Link to the Association of Nanny Agencies website
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • How to register to call EMS by text
  • EmergencySMS service leaflet
  • Epilepsy facts and figures leaflet
  • Pregnant women and CPR Handout V1.0
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • CPR Flowchart handout - Child
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • CPR Flowchart handout - Infant
  • Web link to the Joint Epilepsy Council website
  • Link to the HSE website
  • Asthma UK weblink
  • Epilepsy and education – information for parents leaflet
  • Epilepsy Action leaflet
  • EpiPen Instructions
  • EpiPen Patient information leaflet
  • Link to HeadSmart website
  • Meningitis Now website with many leaflets and resources
  • Jext patient Information Sheet
  • Jext Product Data Sheets
  • EpiPen Guide
  • EpiPen patient information sheet
  • RIDDOR October 2013 Changes
  • Heartsine 350 AED unit
  • Heartsine 500 AED unit
  • Asthma UK - Astma Plan for Children
  • Human Body Picture Reference Book V6.0
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • CAT Tourniquet instruction leaflet
  • How to use Celox Haemstatic gauze
  • How to se the Dechoker in emergency choking treatment poster
  • Dechoker Leaflet - for emergency choking treatment
  • LifePoint AED Leaflet - Full feature for just £795 plus VAT
  • Form 15 Paediatric First Aid level 3 theoretical assessment
  • Joint Epilepsy Council Prevalence and Incidence figures of Epilepsy September 2011
  • UK Resus Council 2015 Guidelines updated 2015 Link
  • HSE guide to the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 19
  • NHS Choices Web link
  • Tourniquet Instructions leaflet
  • How to use Celox gauze
  • How to use Celox granules
  • Celox haemostatic leaflet
  • First Aid Student Manual - Welsh

What People are Saying

“Its been so helpful being able to do the training in my own time, working around my 'job' as a full time mum, rather than taking a whole day out to attend a course and needing childcare.”

- Josie from Oxfordshire

“The course is comprehensive and useful. The trainer is talking in interesting and clear way.”

- Mariana from Sofia