Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid


Lightning Training Solutions offers Combined First Aid Courses that includes both First Aid at Work (FAW) and Paediatric First Aid into 3 days of classroom, or blended learning. It provides the skills and knowledge needed to provide both adult and paediatric first aid, while minimising the number of training days required.

In fact, combining both of these courses means that you can shorten a typical 5-day training course into just three days!


First Aid At Work (FAW)

Our First Aid at Work Level 3 (18 hours) course is designed for those who want to serve as first aiders in their workplace. You can find out more information on workplace first aid requirements from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) here. Adequate first aid provision isn't just a legal must; it's essential for everyone's safety.

What You'll Learn

  • How to administer first aid to a casualty
  • Injuries to bones, muscles and joints, including suspected spinal injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Burns and scalds
  • Eye injuries
  • Sudden poisoning
  • Anaphylactic shock
  • Recognise the presence of major illness (including heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma, diabetes)


  • Three days (18 Hours) *6 Hours per day

Learning Method:

  • Practical, blended and combined

Course Completion:

  • Certificate validity - 3 years

Paediatric First Aid Training

Having the right Paediatric First Aid in place is not only a legal requirement for most childcare providers, but it is essential for protecting children in all work environments.

Our Paediatric First Aid course is perfect for anyone who works with, or whose service users are under the age of 18. It is particularly useful for people who are working, or planning to work, in childcare settings.

This course meets Ofsted's first aid requirements for early years teachers, nursery workers and childminders, as stated in the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage 2014.


  • Schools
  • Pre-school groups
  • Playgroups
  • Day nurseries
  • Parent and toddler groups
  • Creches
  • SureStart Children's Centres
  • Childminders
  • Foster carers
  • Babysitters

What you'll learn:

  • First Aid Principles
  • Vital Signs
  • Accident Procedure - ABCDE
  • Safe Airway Position
  • Child and Infant Basic Life Support, including the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Bleeding and Shock
  • Choking
  • Minor Injuries
  • Serious injuries
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Paediatric Medical Problems
  • Burns
  • Foreign Bodies & Stings
  • Poisoning
  • First Aid Kits
  • Allergic Reactions


  • 1 and 2 day options

Learning Method:

  • Practical, blended, combined

Course Completion:

  • Certificate validity - 3 years

Lightning Training Solutions First Aid Course Prices 2024


Course Duration Per Course Per Person (PP)
Health & Safety First Aid at Work 3 Days £1,800 *£180
First Aid at Work Re-Qualification Course 2 Days £1,200 *£120
Annual Refresher First Aid at Work Course 1/2 Day £300 *£30
Paediatric First Aid Two Days 2 Days £750 *£75
Paediatric First Aid 1 Day 1 Day £400 *£40



Please note:

* Book a full course (12 places) and get 2 places FREE! (prices listed 'per person' reflect discount)

There is a maximum of 12 people for each First Aid course, however, we are always happy to accommodate any number of people your business may need to train and prices for fewer numbers of people can be negotiated. Please contact us for details.

All prices are subject to VAT.

Terms and Conditions apply.

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