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Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid

APMS are delighted to be working with QUALSAFE in order to deliver superb, high quality, interactive and outstanding standards of training; leading to recognised qualifications across the UK.


Combining the QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) and the QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) into 3 extended days of classroom learning, this specially designed course provides Learners with all of the skills and knowledge needed to provide both adult and paediatric first aid, whilst minimising the number of training days required to achieve both qualifications. 

The Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid

 is regulated and nationally recognised on their individual merits, QualSafe have Streamlined these training course perfectly to avoid the duplication of topics associated with attending both the First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid courses separately.


The Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course has been specifically designed for those who work in settings that require both First Aiders and Paediatric First Aiders, such as schools, sports clubs or other childcare settings.  
Please note, Learners who wish to undertake the Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid course must be at least 16 years old on the first day of the training.

Enrolment on the course can be done via our website by completing the training request document, or by calling our staff to discuss your needs.

However, when your students attend the venue of your choice they MUST BE ABLE TO PROVIDE PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION for FULL enrolment, those who fail to provide this documentation will not be allowed to start, and will be unable to enrol as per (QUALSAFE GUIDELINES).

This course runs over 3 extended days, students will develop the knowledge and practical competencies needed to provide effective first aid for adults, children and infants. Topics include: CPR and AED use, choking, stroke, head injuries, fractures, asthma and much more.

For a more detailed overview of the topics covered, please view our sections relating to,


  • the QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)
  • and the QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)


Qualification Specifications for each individual qualification can be downloaded via these dedicated pages

Please note that Learners will be required to repeat the full 3 day course in order to requalify.

During the course students will Fulfil the competencies set out within the QualSafe standards of practical and knowledge-based competencies.


In order to successfully obtain this qualification students will complete the QualSafe framework which provides students with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to obtain their QA Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) and QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at work (RQF)


Students shall be assessed by eight Practical assessments, and continuous Formative Assessment conducted throughout the course. Finalised by two Multiple Choice Question Papers

At the first stage this will be checked and verified by the trainer to ensure students completion is to an acceptable standard; which is likely to be passed by (QUALSAFE); all skill exams and written documentation shall be checked by our trainer, when satisfied FULL acceptable assessments shall then be sent to (QUALSAFE) for further verification and certification.


It is therefore imperative that students are able to have full mobility, flexibility and are able to kneel and carry out rigorous tasks.


APMS are happy to discuss the practical assessments required by students’ ensuring their abilities are likely to aid a PASS.


APMS trainers will provide as much support (within our identified limitations), The course criteria MUST be met, lateness to the course and/or nonattendance may lead to students failing to qualify.


APMS strongly recommend that any student put forward for the course is free from all commitments for the duration of the course, this will help ensure that the success rate of your students is not compromised, and full commitment can be given.


Payment for courses MUST be made in advance, we require a full list of student details (this shall be explained further during the booking process); however, NAMES CANNOT BE CHANGED, this is due to our registration processes agreed with (QUALSAFE).


Successful Learners will receive a

QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

, certificate personalised with their personal and Centre’s details.


Prices quoted are inclusive of VAT, within this price your student will receive a Free Lesson Plan, PowerPoint Presentation, Practical Assessment Sheets, Multiple Choice Question Papers and a Guide to Assessing First Aid Qualifications.


QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF)

QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

3-day MANDATORY attendance course

Course minimum 5 Students, with a Maximum of 10


1-10 Students

1-6 Students = EA @ £675.00

7-10 Students = 4 Students @ £650.00



Please note, the additional discount is for a group of 10 students, should the total number of students be less than 10, then the individual fee will apply. Unfortunately, once registered, names are non-transferable, therefore no refunds shall be authorised. APMS must receive full payment for the course at least 3 working days before the training date.


APMS will supply all necessary equipment to ensure that students are able to fulfil their training needs without compromise.


Out of county training may incur additional expenses for travel ad trainer accommodation, if you wish to discuss enrolment on this course in more detail please do not hesitate to call or email us at

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