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Paediatric First Aid, Hastings

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Please note that each course runs over 2, consecutive Thursdays and not just the date shown

It is now a legal requirement for all newly qualified nursery staff to hold a Paediatric First Aid certificate.

The Level 3 Paediatric First Aid (PFA) course is regulated by Ofqual and meets all of Ofsted’s requirements. It is aimed at those who care for children from birth to 8 years old.

Courses cover:

Bites & stings
Ear & nose conditions
Fractures, dislocations, strains & sprains
Head & spinal injuries
Sickle cell
Febrile convulsions
Temperature related illnesses
Electric shock
Burns & scalds
Role and responsibilities of the Paediatric First Aider
Incident management
Casualty assessment
Infant and child CPR
Unconscious casualty
Recovery position
Wounds and bleeds
Minor injuries (small cuts, bruises, splinters)


Prices shown on Eventbrite are inclusive of VAT

Assessment process

Please note that candidates must be able to perform exercises at floor level where required. It is a requirement of all regulated courses that the candidate should be able to communicate effectively with Emergency Services and, although this is not assessed formally, your instructor must be satisfied that this is the case. As such, all the question papers are in English and a reader will be provided if candidates have literacy concerns or learning difficulties.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You have to be at least 14 years old to attend this event. Photo ID is required on the day and we accept photocard driving licences, passports, National ID cards, staff passes, CIS cards etc. If you are unsure then please call or email us

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is a long-stay, public car park opposite the hotel and others in the area. The hotel is on several bus routes (Hastings Pier stop) and is within walking distance of Hastings Railway Station

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Our contact details are on our website www.thefirstaidteam.co.uk

What's the refund policy?

Up to 4 weeks before the course you can cancel without penalty. After this charges do apply and the full range can be found in our terms and conditions which are on our web site www.thefirstaidteam.co.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?


Can I update my registration information?

Yes, by emailing us

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes. If you’re just changing the name, then there is no charge. If you want to change the date of your course, then there is no penalty up to 4 weeks before the course but after this charges will apply and the full range can be found on our website www.thefirstaidteam.co.uk

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?