Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification is a one-day course, providing candidates with the skills to ensure a safe environment for children and infants.

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Candidate Age Requirements

16+

Course Duration

1 day

Qualification Validity

3 years

Candidate Age Requirements

16+

Course Duration

1 day

Qualification Validity

3 years

The Emergency Paediatric First Aid training covers a wide range of CPR and first aid skills related to children, equipping the first-aider to administer first aid to children and infants.

Is this course suitable for you?

EPFA training is recommended for everyone. Especially anyone who comes into contact with or works with infants and children, parents and families with young children. No prior first aid knowledge is required.

EPFA course is for learners aged 16+ who have a specific responsibility at work, or in a voluntary capacity to provide paediatric first aid.

EPFA Qualification

The Emergency Paediatric First Aid qualification is Ofqual-accredited and valid for three years. Candidates should requalify before the certificate expiry date to remain qualified. Although not compulsory, it is recommended that learners refresh their knowledge annually.

Requalification for EPFA

To requalify, learners must be fully assessed against all learning outcomes and assessment criteria which will be the same as the initial course of 6 hours.

Delivery Method

To ensure the best support is provided to candidates, the maximum number attending a course is limited to 12.

Course Duration

The total qualification time for Emergency Paediatric First Aid course is 7 hours. This is made up of 6 guided learning hours (excluding breaks) and 1 hour for self-study.

Assessment

Assessment for the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course will include a mixture of practical and theory-based evaluations.

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Add-On Qualifications

You can add the following qualification to your Emergency Paediatric First Aid training.

First Aid

Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis Management

You can add “Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis Management” qualification to your EPFA training. With this update, the course time will increase by a minimum of 2 hours for the training and assessment of Basic Life Support and Anaphylaxis Management.

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