First Aid Training

Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher)

QA Level 3 Award (RQF)

Qualification Information

Qualification number: 603/3153/7.

  • Unit 1: Paediatric First Aid Annual Refresher.

Course Information

The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher) (RQF) is an accredited, regulated and quality assured qualification that is recognised throughout the UK. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) strongly recommend that qualified paediatric first aiders undertake annual refresher training in order to remain proficient in their role. This intensive 1/2-day course provides individuals with an opportunity to practice essential first aid skills and reestablish their confidence.

This qualification is for anyone who cares for children and infants; including parents, guardians, grandparents or people who have a professional involvement with children and infants.

Course Duration

The Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher) course that we deliver has a Total Qualification Time (TQT) requirement of 4 hours. The maximum period to achieve this qualification (including any referrals) is 3 weeks.


Incident Assessment / Unresponsive casualties / Resuscitation and AED / Choking.

Assessment & Certification

Course assessment includes:

  • 5 x Practical assessments.

Upon successful completion of this course individuals will receive a QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher) (RQF) printed certificate as well as a credit-card style license. This qualification is valid for 1 year from date of certification.

Entry Requirements

A maximum of 12 students can be accommodated on this course. Please note that students must be at least 14 years old on the first day of training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that students have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent. The QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher) (RQF) may be used towards other qualifications at the same and higher level, plus aid career progression in a relevant profession.


We are able to deliver our Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher) course on your premises (subject to a pre-course assessment) to reduce the costs associated with taking time out and travelling. Alternatively, you can book onto our next available course at our Snetterton Training Facility.

Price (Per Student)

£68.00 ex VAT - Outside M25.
£108.00 ex VAT - London.

If you would like more information or to book your Paediatric First Aid (Annual Refresher) training course with us, please complete an enquiries form or call our team on 01603 486448.