Information Links:


Early Years Foundation Stage Framework (pdf)                                                        Early Years Foundation Stage document
Skills for Health                                                                                                          http://www.skillsforhealth.org.uk/
Health & Safety Executive (HSE) First Aid Section                                                  http://www.hse.gov.uk/firstaid/
HSE GEIS3 A guide for employers - Selecting a first-aid training provider. (pdf)   http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/geis3.pdf
The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981. Guidance on Regulation        http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/l74.htm
First aid needs assessment                                                                                          http://www.hse.gov.uk/firstaid/needs-assessment.htm



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Compliance and Regulatory Requirements:

The Qualsafe Emergency Paediatric First Aid is a regulated qualification specific to infants aged under 1, and children aged from 1 year old to the onset of puberty.  It is ideal for parents and babysitters. 

The Qualsafe Emergency Paediatric First Aid is a stand alone qualification, it also forms Unit 1 of the Qualsafe Paediatric First Aid  qualification. Where Unit 2 is completed within 10 weeks, this qualifications can be converted to the Qualsafe Paediatric First Aid Qualification. 

Note: The Qualsafe Paediatric First Aid qualification is suitable for school staff, childcare providers, child minders in schools, nursery schools, pre-schools and staff involved in child minding. It fulfils the requirements of the statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) as issued by the department for Education and Skills Foundation Stage relating to Early Years childcare.

Key Points:


Name: Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

Abbreviated Name: EPFA.

National Qualification Number: 603/0786/9

Qualification Type: RQF

Guided Learning Hours: 8  (this qualification requires a minimum of 6 classroom hrs.)

Where this qualification is undertaken in less than 6 hrs, additional learner instruction may be undertaken through reflection, research i.e. Internet, reading or work based activities.

Class size maximum: 12 Learners (1 Trainer)

Manikins: 1 manikin required per 3 Learners



This regulated first aid qualification is specific to infants aged under 1, and children aged from 1 year old to the onset of puberty. This course is ideal for parents and babysitters. 


This qualification does not meet the requirements of the statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) as issued by the department for Education and Skills Foundation Stage relating to Early Years childcare.

This qualification is the first unit (day one) of the Qualsafe Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF).

Course Duration: 1 day                                     


£65 (Discount available for group bookings)


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