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This qualification provides learners with the first aid skills they require to enter into the children’s workforce. The aim of the qualification is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to paediatric first aid. Anyone who has to deliver first aid as part of their role in either childcare settings or in domestic environments.

The qualification is designed for learners who have responsibility for children, whether in a work setting or within a domestic environment.

Entry Requirements

You must be 18+. No placement is required as this is a knowledge-based qualification.

Dates and Times

20th September 2017 - 8th November 2017

24th January 2018 - 14th March 2018

Time: 17.30pm - 20.30pm

Days:Wednesdays

Course Content

The CACHE Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid has been developed to meet the standards for paediatric first aid, covering the relevant criteria in the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Framework.

Learners will gain the first aid skills they require to enter into the children’s workforce. This qualification is designed for learners who have responsibility for children in settings or within a domestic environment.

The aim of the qualification is to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to paediatric first aid. This qualification gives learners an understanding of the more common illnesses that occur in children and the confidence to deal with emergencies within all early years settings.

Incidents and accidents with children can occur at any time and this qualification covers the type of situations that may occur, and will give learners knowledge and understanding of how to deal with such situations in a safe and appropriate manner.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £200.
Courses costing more than £100 can usually be paid for in instalments. Please contact the College for details.

How to Apply

Applications should be made to the College and you may be required to have an interview. You can apply online on the web page of your chosen course, collect an application form from the College, or request a paper or PDF copy from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 01904 770400.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770400.

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