https://www.gov.uk/government/news/first-aid-training-to-be-made-compulsory-for-new-nursery-recruits

With IBA UK, your paediatric first-aid training is delivered through a combination of instruction in the relevant theory and hands-on practice. All the principles are clearly explained by our expert trainers, giving you the confidence to cope with most situations you’re likely to encounter.

To meet your paediatric first-aid needs, we offer the following NEW RQF qualifications which are replacing the old QCF qualifications:

HABC Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) *NEW*

Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to become a paediatric first-aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. This qualification is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in the industry and it meets the requirements for paediatric first aid outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 16 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time, excluding breaks, of 12 hours over 2 days.

Topics covered
Topics include the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first-aider and providing first aid for an infant or a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally. The qualification also covers how to administer first aid to an infant or a child with head and spinal injuries, who is choking or suffering from anaphylaxis.

Assessment method
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

HABC Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) *NEW*

Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid. It is intended for learners such as parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or anyone who has to deliver first aid as part of their role in either childcare settings or a domestic environment.

How long will it take?
To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 8 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time, excluding breaks of 6 hours.

Topics covered
Topics include the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first-aider and providing first aid for an infant or a child who is unresponsive and breathing normally. The qualification also covers how to administer first aid to an infant or a child who is choking or suffering from hypovolemic shock and how to treat minor injuries.

Assessment method
This qualification is assessed by a practical demonstration and written/oral questioning.

Did you know?

The NDNA (National Day Nurseries Association) have called for many or all staff that deal with young children to have proper first aid qualifications.

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HABC Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (QCF) https://youtu.be/_AJtKToRuEE?t=2 Who is this qualification for? This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain the knowledge and skills required to enable them to provide effective emergency paediatric first aid. It is intended for learners such as parents and relatives, pre-school or nursery staff, toddler group volunteers, childminders and nannies, au pairs and foster parents, or those responsible for caring for infants and children who are not required to have an Ofsted/EYFS qualification, but want to learn about emergency paediatric first aid. How long will it take? To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake 10 hours of learning, with a minimum contact time, excluding breaks of 6 hours.…
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Qualification Overview The qualification is designed for those learners already working or preparing to work in industry who have been identified within the company’s risk assessment of First Aid. Topics covered include: the roles and responsibilities of the First Aider; assessing an incident, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness, assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness, chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis. The qualification is assessed via on-going oral questioning and practical demonstration. This is an RQF qualification. Further information on this qualification Qualification Structure This qualification consists of two mandatory units, which learners must complete successfully in order to achieve the qualification: Unit 1 – Emergency First Aid in the Workplace Unit 2…
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HABC Level 3 Award in First Aid At Work (QCF) Requalification Course @ Royal Wootton Bassett | England | United Kingdom
NB: We can also provide this course on your premises for only £90* per person plus vat. Based on course for 12 delegates for £895 plus vat. Qualification Overview The qualification is designed for those learners already working or preparing to work in industry who have been identified within the company’s risk assessment of First Aid and who have been certificated within the last 3 years for First Aid at Work at Level 3. Topics covered include: the roles and responsibilities of the First Aider; assessing an incident, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness, assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness, chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis. The qualification is assessed via on-going oral…

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