First Aid for Babies & Children Course Summary:

This course is certified by Safe Hands First Aid Training Ltd.

Duration: 3 contact hours delivered over a half day

Location: Larbert for open courses (individual bookings) or clients own premises*(group bookings)

Pre-requisites: Valid FAW/EFAW or other qualifying First Aid certificate

*We may be able to provide a venue if your premises are unsuitable

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Individual Price

per person


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Group Price

per group 6 – 12

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Course Description:

Our Booking Options?

Which option you should choose when booking your course can be determined by a number of factors.  In general, group courses are most suitable for 6 or more people from the same organisation whereas open courses are designed for individuals.  Group courses require appropriate facilities at your own premises to allow training.

Read our advice on when to choose which option.


This course covers the following topics:

  • Role & responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
  • Assessing an emergency situation safely
  • Unresponsive infant/child who is breathing normally
  • Unresponsive infant/child who is NOT breathing normally
  • Infant/child with a foreign body airway obstruction
  • Infant/child with external bleeding
  • Infant/child suffering from shock
  • Infant/child with severe allergy (anaphylaxis)
  • Infant/child with minor injuries

Delivery & Assessment:



We aim to make sure all Learners have access to assessment and are given equal opportunities to demonstrate their competence.  Please bear in mind that Learners will need to demonstrate certain practical skills without assistance from a third party.  In some circumstances, it may be possible for reasonable adjustments to be made, however this is always subject to approval by the Awarding Body.  Further information about this is documented in our Equal Opportunities and Accessibility policies.