Price £380 per group
Training Provider Bags First Aid

Emergency Childcare First Aid

One day Emergency Childcare First Aid ( Paediatric )

This course is ideal for nurseries, childminders, nannies and parents.

Course content:


Emergency environment risk assessment

Use of PPE during Covid-19 pandemic


Unconscious casualty

Common causes of unconsciousness

Diagnosis of an unconscious casualty

Treatment of a breathing unconscious casualty, the recovery position

Differences in treating an unconscious baby



Common causes of external bleeding

Treatment of external bleeding including foreign body in wound and nose bleeds

Common causes of internal injuries

Diagnosis of internal injuries

Treatment of internal injuries



Diagnosis of clinical shock in a casualty

Treatment for shock



Common cause of burns in both domestic and workplace environment

Diagnosis of burns

Treatment of burns including chemical burns

Special considerations for babies



Diagnosis of an adult, child and baby choking casualty

Treatment of an adult, child and baby choking casualty who remains conscious

Treatment of an adult, child and baby choking casualty who becomes unconscious

Aftercare of choking casualties


Asthma Attack

Diagnosis of Asthma attack

Treatment of an Asthma attack casualty

Use of medication

When to call an ambulance



Commonly encountered poisons

Diagnosis of a poisoned casualty

Treatment of poisoning


Anaphylactic Shock

Common causes of anaphylactic shock

Treatment of anaphylactic shock in a casualty

Use of Epipen and other adrenaline auto-injectors


Covid-19 safe CPR

Use of AED


First Aid Kits

The Law relating to First Aid provision in the workplace

Packaging of First Aid kits

Content of First Aid kits

Maintenance of First Aid


The course includes a First Aid manual covering the above topics and more.  Additionally candidates have the opportunity to purchase First Aid kits on the course.

Certificates awarded to candidates are valid for three years

Courses can be delivered at your nursery or workplace throughout Scotland


Lead practitioners and Childminders should consider the 2 day course


Training Provider Overview

Bags First Aid Established 1999

From the experience of providing registered day care of children, Bags specialises in First Aid training for those working with babies, children and young people.  We provide training to schools, nurseries, after-school clubs, youth clubs, childminders, nannies, parents and community groups.

Qualifications in Outdoor Education, first hand knowledge of a wide range of outdoor pursuits such as mountain biking, rock climbing, hill walking, canoeing and kayaking provides a foundation for the Outdoor First Aid courses.

Each First Aid course allows practical hands-on experience using casualty simulation and resuscitation manikins.  Childcare courses use special baby and child manikins.

Training classes are small with no more than 12 participants.  This ensures a friendly relaxed atmosphere and individual attention.

Training Provider Contact Details

Provider Name: Bags First Aid

Contact Name: Philip Bagnall

Telephone: 01313334597



Quality Assurance

The company is run by Philip Bagnall. He has over 25 years teaching experience in both formal and informal learning environments. He is a qualified teacher and holds qualifications in Outdoor Education and First Aid Training.


Your Feedback

After each course participants are asked to evaluate the training. We are frequently told:

“It was the best First Aid course I have attended”


Courses focus on clear precise information:

“This was an effective, informative course”

“It was a lot easier to follow than previous courses”

“Excellent course, which could make the difference between life and death in an emergency situation”


We also want you to enjoy your learning time:

“The course was enjoyable and the trainer presented himself clearly and took time to answer questions and explain procedures”