First Aid for Parents 

This short course is tailor made for parents with babies or children. Gain essential basic life saving first aid skills, know how to correctly manage a choking baby or child, become proficient in resuscitation (CPR) with thorough guidance and  practice.  Develop a firm understanding in topics covering bleeds, shock and allergic reactions.

Course Syllabus 

The three-hour programme covers:

- Roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first aider

- Assess an emergency incident

- Manage an unresponsive baby or child breathing/not breathing

- Recovery position and CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)

- Choking 

- Wounds and bleeds

- Managing shock

- Management of anaphylaxis

Optional topics: 

Asthma, Bites and Stings, Burns and Scalds, Diabetes, Febrile Convulsions, Head and Chest Injuries, Meningitis, Minor injuries, Seizures, Sickle Cell  

On-site Prices

£399.00 up to 12 learners

£699.00 from 13 - 24 learners

Optional topics additional time & fees applicable


Prices exclude VAT 

Assessment method


The assessment methods for this qualification are:-


Practical demonstration


The practical assessment of the learners is conducted throughout the course. On-going assessment will involve learners demonstrating practical first aid skills across a number of areas.

What's included?

- Expert instructions 

- Necessary equipment 

- Three-year certification

- Reminder service

- Speedy response to your questions or queries