Location: Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5US

Cost: £50

This course comprises of an e-learning course and classroom session.  Both must be completed before a certificate will be issued.

This blended training course is designed for workers caring for young children in the absence of their parents.

The certificate must be renewed every three years.

The classroom part of the emergency Paediatric First Aid course lasts for a minimum of 6 hours (excluding breaks) and will cover the following areas:

  • be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take,
  • help a baby or child who is unresponsive and breathing normally,
  • help a baby or child who is unresponsive and not breathing normally,
  • help a baby or child who is having a seizure,
  • help a baby or child who is choking,
  • help a baby or child who is bleeding,
  • help a baby or child who is suffering from shock caused by severe blood loss (hypovolemic shock).
The full blended Paediatric First Aid course should last for a minimum of 12 hours (excluding breaks) and will cover the areas set out above as well as the following areas:
- to discuss the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider (including appropriate contents of a first aid box and the need for recording accidents and incidents),
- to help a baby or child:

  • who is suffering from anaphylactic shock
  • who has had an electric shock
  • who has burns or scalds
  • who has a suspected fracture
  • with head, neck or back injuries
  • who is suspected of being poisoned
  • with a foreign body in eyes, ears or nose
  • with an eye injury
  • with a bite or sting
  • who is suffering from the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • having: a diabetic emergency; an asthma attack; an allergic reaction; meningitis; and/or febrile convulsions.
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Available courses

Blended Paediatric First Aid Fri 23rd Oct 2020 Altham


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9.30 - 16:30Cost: £50

Blended Paediatric First Aid Sat 24th Oct 2020 Altham


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9:30 - 16.30Cost: £50

Blended Paediatric First Aid Fri 20th Nov 2020 Altham




Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane,
Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5US
Time: 9.30 - 16:30
Cost: £50


Blended Paediatric First Aid Sat 21st Nov 2020 Altham




Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane,
Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5US
Time: 9:30 - 16:30
Cost: £50


Blended Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Sunday 22nd November 2020


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9.30 - 16:30

Cost: £50

Blended Paediatric First Aid Fri 11th Dec 2020 Altham




Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane,
Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5US
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Cost: £55


Blended Paediatric First Aid ALTHAM 16th January 2021


PFA for Academy Members

9.30am - 4.30pm

Please bring your own Refreshments and Lunch 

Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, BB5 5US 

Blended Paediatric First Aid January 29th 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane,Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 10.00 - 16:30Cost: £50.00

Bring own Lunch, PPE and refreshments 


Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid SAT January 30th 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5US

Time: 9.30 - 16:30

Cost: £50

Please bring your own refreshments and Lunch

There is parking onsite

Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Friday February 26th 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane,Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9.30 - 16:30Cost: £50



Please bring your own drinks and Lunch

There is Parking onsite

Paediatric First Aid Saturday 27th February 2021


Venue: Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham BB5 5US

Time: 9.30am

Please bring your own lunch and refreshments

There is parking onsite

Paediatric First Aid 12 Hour Blended Saturday 26th March 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane,Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5US

Time: 9.30 - 16:30

Cost: £50Please bring your own drinks and LunchThere is Parking onsite

Blended Paediatric First Aid Level 3 Saturday March 27th 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9.30 - 16:30Cost: £50Please bring your own refreshments and LunchThere is parking onsite

Blended Paediatric First Aid April Friday April 23rd 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9.30 - 16:30Cost: £50Please bring your own refreshments and LunchThere is parking onsite

Blended Learning Paediatric First Aid Saturday April 24th 2021


Venue:  Suite 2a, Houghton Barn Farmhouse, Altham Lane, Altham, Lancashire, BB5 5USTime: 9.30 - 16:30Cost: £50Please bring your own refreshments and LunchThere is parking onsite