First aid courses:

STA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid Credit

Regulators:

Ofqual

Qualification Number: 603/1189/7

Title: STA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid Credit

Credit Value: 1 Credit

Pre-Requisites:

  • Be 16 years of age or older

Validity of Award:

This qualification is valid for 3 years.

Length of Course:

6 Recommended Guided Learning Hours

Course Information:

This qualification covers:

 

  • Assessing an emergency situation
  • Dealing with an unresponsive infant or child
  • CPR
  • Choking
  • Meningitis
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma

Mandatory Units:

  • Emergency Paediatric First Aid

Assessment Criteria:

  • Continual assessment by the tutor
  • Complete a worksheet during the course
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out CPR on a child and infant manikin
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out first aid for an unconscious casualty
  • Demonstrate the ability to carry out first aid for a child in an emergency situation