All the First Aid Knowledge and Support You Need as a Childcare Professional or Parent.

Child Matters delivers educational training courses in basic life support and paediatric first aid for parents, carers, schools, children’s centres and child-care providers, ensuring standards, legislation and government guidelines are met. Using the latest equipment – and in small groups of no more than 12 – our highly-qualified paediatric professionals ensure that individuals know what to do in an emergency. We also provide specialist nursing services to social and healthcare organisations.

Family First Aid Coursedate

Only £35

Held in Marlow, Buckinghamshire

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Paediatric First Aid

12Hr + 6Hr Courses

Covering the mandatory requirements for child-minders, school teaching staff, nursery and teaching assistants. Two days or blended course available. Ofsted approved. 1 day course for nannies, au pairs and parents.

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Family First Aid 

First Aid training sessions for expectant mums and dads, parents, grandparents, foster carers, babysitters and anyone interested in learning skills in Basic Life support, Injury & Illness for Children.

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Designed for professionals and volunteers working with children, as a refresher for experienced professionals or those with no safeguarding knowledge.


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