This course has been developed for those who are working with children and babies. It will be of particular interest to teachers, childminders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone responsible for youth organisations.
It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and/or babies, who wish to gain knowledge of emergency procedures and attain a recognised qualification in first aid. In addition to that of the one-day course, many other childhood conditions and illnesses are included.
This course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Ofsted.
A 12-hour course consisting of theory and practical work.
Although there is no formal assessment, the trainer will assess each individual, ongoing throughout the course.
This qualification is valid for 3 years.
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course.
We are able to deliver this course on your site, subject to a pre-course assessment of your premises, reducing your costs in respect of additional time out and travelling.
If you only have a small number that need training, then have a look at our course finder facility which may offer you a local course that you can join.
Students must be a minimum of 14 years of age and a certificate can be offered to all, subject to assessment.
A student cannot assume a responsibility in the workplace for children and infants until they reach the age of 16, and then it is the employer’s responsibility to ensure that the student is suitable for that role. The certificate will expire as dated on the certificate, irrespective of age.