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  4. Baby and Child First Aid

Baby and Child First Aid

Baby and Child First Aid

This course is perfect for parents, expectant parents, grandparents, babysitters, foster parents and carers of babies and young children. Suitable for people 16 years and over, this course is designed to teach you a range of first aid skills to cope with emergency situations for babies and children from birth to puberty.

Course Content

  • Dealing with an emergency
  • Choking baby and child
  • Unconsciousness breathing baby and child
  • Unconsciousness not breathing baby and child
  • Fever and febrile seizures
  • Seizures
  • Head injury
  • Burns
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Swallowed something harmful
  • Bleeding heavily
  • Nosebleed
  • Asthma attack
  • Meningitis
  • Broken bones, strains and sprains


No previous knowledge of first aid is needed prior to course.


This course is continually assessed by the trainer throughout the session and a certificate of competency will be awarded on successful completion of the course which lasts for 1 year. There is no final examination for this course.

Course Length

3 hours (can also be split over two consecutive evenings if required for group bookings)

Course Cost

£30 per person


There are no creche facilities; therefore we cannot accommodate children on these courses.


Open course dates and booking information can be found on our Course Availability page.