This course has been developed for those who are working with children and infants. It will be of particular interest to
teachers, child minders, crèche assistants, playgroup personnel and anyone else who has a responsibility for their welfare
whilst in your care.
It is ideal for individuals who are responsible for children and infants, who wish to gain a nationally accredited
Level 3 Award.
This two-day course satisfies the guidelines and criteria as laid down by the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
In order to obtain this qualification, you must attend both days and complete the two units of accreditation.
A minimum of 12 hours makes up these two units consisting of theoretical and
A range of subjects is covered including:
• Responsibilities and reporting • Resuscitation • Fainting
• Assessment of the situation • Head injuries • Choking
• Dealing with an unresponsive casualty • Diabetes • Fractures
• Infantile convulsions • Foreign bodies • Meningitis
• Control of bleeding and shock • Anaphylaxis • Burns
• Eye injuries • Heat and cold • Asthma
• Sickle cell anaemia
Assessment is ongoing by the instructor in respect of the student’s practical skills and
there will be multiple choice
question paper to answer in respect of their knowledge.
A three year certificate will be issued, subject to assessment.
A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course.
Students must be a minimum of 16 years of age to qualify.