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12 Hour (2 Day) Paediatric First Aid Course


Our Next 12 Hour Paediatric First Aid Courses starts on 25/1/18

Includes AED Awareness Training

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12 Our Paediatric First Aid Courses in Burnley


From The 1st of January 2019  we regret that will have to charge £75 per head.

Any Sessions booked and paid for before 31/12/2018 will be charged at £75 and refunded £5 on payment.

January & February 2019

Friday 25th  January  & Friday 1st February : 9.15 – 15.15  

Saturday 26th  January  & Saturday 2nd February  : 9.30 – 15.30

March 2019

Friday 1st March  & Friday 8th March  : 9.15 – 15.15  

Saturday 2nd March & Saturday 9th March : 9.30 – 15.30

March & April 2019

Friday 29th March  & Friday 5th April  : 9.15 – 15.15  

Saturday 30th March & Saturday 6th April : 9.30 – 15.30

May 2019

Friday 17th May  & Friday 24th May  : 9.15 – 15.15  

Saturday 18th May & Saturday 25th May : 9.30 – 15.30

June 2019

Friday 21st June  & Friday 28th June  : 9.15 – 15.15  

Saturday 22nd June  & Saturday 29th June : 9.30 – 15.30

The courses will run on the session dates above and candidates need to attend both sessions to gain their certificate.

NEW –  book online  click here  – NEW

or email us on   or call us  (01282) 435302 to secure your place on a course.


Feedback from our courses:

“Best first aid course I’ve ever done (and there’s been a few!)”


“Many thanks Wendy – the best First Aider ‘teacher’ ! “

” I feel much more confident”

“Great props and visuals”

“The staff were very impressed with the quality of the training and also appreciated the time to discuss strategies for ensuring everyone is prepared and equipped for dealing with injuries in a variety of places and situations.”

This course runs for 12 hours (2 days)  and complies with the First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) requirements and is suitable for anyone who works with children and young people. The course meets all the requirements as set by the Early Years Foundation Stage/Ofsted and the course content is in  line with The Red Cross/St Johns Ambulance training courses covering all subjects. The course includes hands-on Defibrillator/AED training.

New Era is an experienced local training provider specialising in childcare qualifications and CPD courses and has been a  Lancashire County Council authorised provider for many years.


Our Trainers are suitably qualified holding A1/A2 Assessor, D34, PGCE/Cert Ed, First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid.

New Era meet  Matrix standards and is an NCFE/CACHE awarding Body.

Certificates are issued on successful completion of the course and the course contents are detailed onon the reverse.



The cost is £75.00 per person and places are secured on us receiving your payment.  Please note that  non-payment may result in your places being re-offered to those on the waiting list.  Once you are booked on we will email to confirm and advise you about parking and access.


This two day course is suitable for people responsible for looking after children and infants, including day nurseries, private nursery schools,

pre-schools, schools, before and after school clubs, childminders and carers of children at home, enables attendees to be able to :

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
  • Assess an emergency situation safely
  • Understand how to administer emergency first aid to an infant, child or adult who is suddenly unwell or suffering from chronic illness.
  • Provide emergency first aid to an infant, child or adult

 Courses run at  the  CVS Building, 62-64 Yorkshire Street, Burnley, BB11 3BT


New Era is an approved Lancashire County Council supplier of Paediatric First Aid courses.

Please email us on   or call us  (01282) 435302 to secure your place on a course.

Millie’s Mark

This course can help Nurseries and other providers looking to apply for Millies Mark.

Millies Mark is a new initiative currently at pilot stage to provide a gold standard to those nurseries and providers who meet the criteria.  To be eligible for Millie’s Mark all staff working directly with children must have an up-to-date paediatric first aid certificate (1 day Emergency Paediatric or 12 hour full Paediatric). Organisations must satisfy additional criteria and have completed due diligence checks.  Read more here

Millie’s Trust is a charity that was created by the parents of Millie Thompson who tragically passed away in a choking incident in October 2012.