Online Paediatric First Aid Annual Refresher (VTQ) Certification

Refresh your knowledge of Paediatric First Aid to make sure your skills are refined and on point.

CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Online Training Approved by Skills for Care

Paediatric First Aid Annual Refresher (VTQ) at a Glance

  • 1-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 2 hours and 58 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • Certified CPD time credit conformation
  • Follows latest UK Resuscitation and ERC guidelines
  • SCORM Ready! Integrates with your LMS
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • Course manual available in the following languages: English, Spanish, Polish, Russian and Arabic
£24.95 + VAT

We have designed this course for those who have the 2-day Paediatric course whether our blended version or the full classroom course who require an annual update to refresh their skills.  Keeping your skills fresh is important with any type of first aid, particularly with Paediatric first aid.

This course includes the latest CPR and Coronavirus recommendations.

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

The course can be taken as a half day classroom course with one of our approved instructors as a video online course.

  • Childminders
  • Au pairs
  • Parents
  • Carers
  • Nursery workers
  • Social workers

This course comes with 3.0 hrs (4.0 class) of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 2 hours and 58 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.

  • Initial Introduction to Paediatric First Aid
    • Fears of First Aid
    • Asking permission to help
    • Calling the EMS
    • Waiting for the EMS to arrive
    • Scene Safety
    • Chain of Survival
    • Drab and the ABCD's
    • Differences in Child Size
    • Initial Assessment and the Recovery Position
    • Infant recovery Position
  • 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
    • 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
    • Foreign Objects
    • Minor Injuries
  • Secondary Care for Injury and Illness
    • Shock
    • Allergic Reactions and Anaphylaxis
    • Spinal Injury
    • treating a Burn
    • Electrical Injuries
    • Pediatric Seizures
    • Febrile Convulsions 
    • Fractures
    • Asthma
    • Sickle Cell
    • Heat Emergencies
    • Cold Emergencies
  • Paediatric First Aid Student Manual Version V8.3 - 2015 guidelines with ERC first aid changes
  • ProTrainings - COVID-19 Update on CPR from the UK Resus Council
  • AED infographic will guide you through the steps
  • Adult CPR Flowchart
  • Adult CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Anatomy and Physiology Human Body Picture Reference Book Student Manual V8.1
  • Arabic Student First Aid Manual V7.0
  • Asthma UK - Astma Plan for Children
  • Asthma UK weblink
  • Asthma spacer user instructions - GlaxoSmithKline Aerochamber Plus
  • CPR and Coronavirus video - Guidance on delivering CPR out of hospital has changed where Coronavirus COVID 19 is known or suspected
  • Child CPR Flowchart
  • Child CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Child and Infant CPR Flowchart Handout
  • Childcare Accident Book
  • Clean hand techniques leaflet
  • Consent for permitting the administration of medication in the absence of parent V1.0
  • Coronavirus COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • Emerade - Package leaflet: Information for the user
  • EpiPen Guide
  • EpiPen instruction leaflet
  • EpiPen patient information sheet
  • Epilepsy in Action Leaflet (register on www.epilepsy.org.uk)
  • Example of an accident report form for Paediatric courses - student handout or they can download from their dashboard
  • Find a classroom course locally
  • Find out what other courses are available as video online, blended and classroom courses nationally on our course finder
  • First Aid Student Manual - Welsh
  • First Aid and Social Distancing poster
  • First Aid at Work Regulations 1981 HSE document
  • Free student first aid program leaflet
  • HeartSine 350 Information Leaflet
  • Heartsine 350 AED unit
  • Home Emergency Contact Sheet
  • How to register to call EMS by text
  • How to use Celox Haemstatic gauze
  • Infant CPR Flowchart
  • Infant CPR Flowchart handout/poster
  • Jext Product Data Sheets
  • Jext patient Information Sheet
  • Lifepac CR2 AED Data Sheet
  • Link to our Concussion ad Brain injury course in association with Headway, a head injury charity
  • Link to the HSE website
  • Meningitis Now website with many leaflets and resources link
  • NHS Choices Web link
  • Personal Medical Information Sheet
  • Polish Student Manual - Pierwsza Pomoc w Pracy Ksiazka studenta V8.3 - 2015 guidelines
  • ProTrainings - Using an AED Leaflet
  • ProTrainings Defibrillator eGuide
  • Russian Student Manual V8.3
  • Sign up for free Student First Aid - use code SCH-376-61-571
  • Spanish general student manual V7.0
  • UK Resus Council 2015 Guidelines updated 2015 Link
  • UK Resus Council BLS and AED Guidelines 2015
  • Visit the First Aid Show free for first aid and medical videos
  • Web link to the Joint Epilepsy Council website - JEC
  • Workplace Emergency Contact Sheet
  • Zoll AED Plus user guide

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