PFA VTQ Level 3

(£90pp) – 2 days/12 hrs

Be able to provide first aid for an infant OR child:
  • Who is unresponsive and breathing normally, including
    child and infant resuscitation
  • Who is unresponsive and not breathing normally
  • Who has a foreign body airway obstruction
  • With external bleeding
  • With injuries to bones, joints and muscles
Understand how to administer emergency first
aid to an infant or child with a chronic medical condition
or sudden illness:
  • Sickle cell crisis
  • Diabetic emergencies
  • Asthma attack
  • Allergic reaction
  • Meningitis
  • Febrile convulsions
Understand how to administer first aid to an infant and a child:
  • Who is experiencing the effects of extreme heat or cold
  • Who has sustained an electric shock
  • With burns or scalds
  • Who has been poisoned
  • Who has been bitten or stung
  • With minor injuries, including cuts, grazes, bumps and bruises, small splinters and nose bleeds
  • With conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  • With head and spinal injuries
  • With anaphylaxis
  • Who is suffering from shock.
Understand how to complete records relating to illnesses, injuries and emergencies.