Certified Online Training

Paediatric First Aid


First aid is very important imperative, especially when it comes to dealing with children, who are recognised as one of society's most vulnerable. With this in mind brings about our informative course, ‘Pediatric First Aid’.

The aim of this course is to equip candidates with the necessary theoretical knowledge, skills and confidence you need to deal with paediatric first aid situations. It covers a range of core topics ranging from emergency planning, assessing a situation to fractures, bleeding and a range of other minor illnesses and injuries.

Who is this for?

This course is ideal for parents and anyone that works with children and infants. This includes those working in nursery, creches and primary schools and pre-school environments, as well as professional childminders and sport coaches.

How long is the course?

The duration of the course is 115 minutes of instructor led video content, with additional time required for answering interactive questions throughout the course.


The cost of the course is €60 per person. Discounts are available for 10 or more candidates booking the course. For further information on group discounts please email or ring 087 250 4888.


Like all our interactive e-learning courses that we provide here at First Aid Direct, every candidate is required to engage with the course material and answer multiple-choice questions throughout each module. Candidates must receive a minimum of 70% to successfully pass the course.

Benefits of E-learning

  • Cost effective
  • Saves time
  • Flexibility
  • Improves performance and productivity
  • Lower environmental impact

The course concentrates on key pediatric first aid topics including

1. Introduction to Paediatric First Aid
2. Planning & Preparation
3. Essential First Aid Knowledge & Skills
4. Basic Life Support
5. Fractures & Head Injuries
6. Shock, Bleeding & Dressing Wounds
7. Specific Medical Conditions
8. Minor Injuries
9. First Aid Documentation & First Aid Kits

This course is approved by First Aid Direct and accredited by CPD.

Upon completion of the course candidates will receive an ‘Paediatric First Aid' certificate.

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