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Welcome To Child Matters

the Paediatric First Aid Course Specialist

Child Matters specialises in delivering OFSTED and EYFS approved educational and interactive paediatric first courses for childcare professionals,
parents, carers and schools. If you work with children or have children of your own and would like to understand more about basic first aid
and how to help someone in a medical emergency, then Child Matters can help.

All of our training courses are delivered by experienced healthcare professionals, all who continue to work within the healthcare profession, so are kept up to date with key regulation and legislation changes within the industry.

Which first aid course is right for you?

At Child Matters we offer a wide range of paediatric first aid courses, tailored to a wide variety of audiences.
Which course is right for you will depend upon your background, experience and requirements.
Please select from one of the three options below, and of course if you can’t see something which works for you,
please get in touch with us to arrange your bespoke training course.

Our Most Popular Courses

12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Courses

This 12 hour paediatric first aid courses for childcare providers is designed for anyone working with children requiring OFSTED registration and will prepare you to be able to respond in a medical emergency as well as meet OFSTED & EYFS standards.

6 Hour Paediatric First Aid Course

This 6 Hour Paediatric First Aid Course – Level 3 meets the requirements of the voluntary part of the OFSTED childcare register, which many nannies, au pairs and those in equivalent job roles are opting to join.

6 Hour First Aid Course For Schools

Our first aid for schools course can help train your team of teachers and school staff to deal with any first aid emergency.  The first aid for school’s course has been specifically designed to provide schools with an adapted HSE approved EFAW course covering both adult and child first aid, suitable for a school setting and perfect to fit within an inset or training day.

Junior First Aid Training

Currently, British schools have no obligation to teach students about first aid, despite the obvious benefits this education would bring.  From our experience of teaching children and seeing how much they gain from it, we think everybody should know how to save a life.

Flat Stan First Aid Workshop For Children

Child Matters is delighted to be delivering the Flat Stan first aid workshops.  Flat Stan first aid is an exciting new training concept which provides essential life skills for children (with lots of fun included), so that now or later in life they will know what to do in an emergency, so that they can help themselves and others.

Introduction To Safeguarding - Level 1

This half day course covers safeguarding legislation and guidance.  Completion of the course will give you the knowledge to understand the processes for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, including those suffering, at risk of suffering or significant harm.

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First Aid Kits From Child Matters

Box kits £20 * Green Pouch £20 * Key Ring Face Mask £3 * Manual £4 * Travel Kit £10

 (Manual free with any box or pouch kit)

All available at our course venues or click below to order yours.


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