STA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid


The emergency paediatric first aid qualification aims to give learners the necessary skills and knowledge to deal with emergency situations involving children.

Qualification Objective

Purpose of this qualification is for the learner to attain knowledge and practical competencies required to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations.

Target Learners

For those who have a specific responsibility at work to deliver basic paediatric first aid to people in a range of emergency first aid situations.


Upon successful completion of this qualification learners may wish to progress onto the Level 3 award in Paediatric First Aid.

Industry Standards

Statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS)
First Aid Awarding Organisation Forum Terms of Reference and Assessment Principles
Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015