Essential first aid (child and infant)
East of England only
This course deals with emergency situations
and childhood medical conditions affecting children and infants
commonly faced by families and parents.
Who should attend?
Members of the public who want to learn how to deal with
accidents and injuries relating to infants, children and adults. St
John Ambulance welcomes adults from the age of 16
years onto all our community first aid courses. If
aged between 12-15 years, you
must attend with a responsible
adult member of the family or guardian (two young people
What will you learn?
The course covers accidents and emergencies
with children and infants.
The following 'add-on' options are available with our Essential
first aid courses:
- auto-injector demonstration (extra 30 minutes)
- AED demonstration (extra 30 minutes)
Please use our on-line course search to find a course near you
or you can call customer services on 0844 770 4800 to check
Assessment and certification
Continuous assessment by trainer.
Please note this course is only available in the East of
Is this training for me?
To learn first aid skills appropriate for use in the workplace
you should complete a
First aid at work or
Emergency first aid at work course. If you’re unsure what first
aid training is appropriate for your workplace, use our
free requirements calculator.
Reserve your place on this course