First aid for families


These fun and friendly first aid classes are ideal for parents to learn together with friends and family. This course is interactive, and confidence-building, and will provide plenty of opportunity to practice techniques and ask questions.

Babies under 12 months are welcome

Learning baby and child first aid is a must for all new parents, and anyone looking after children so that you can reduce the anxiety that comes with having a new little person to look after.

Who should attend this course:
This course is perfect for babysitters, family members, grandparents, expectant parents or parents of children of all ages.

If you care for a child professionally our paediatric first aid course meets workplace and Ofsted.

What does the course cover?
The course covers first aid techniques for babies (0-1 years) and children (1-12 years). Babies in arms are welcome to attend with adults – up to the age of 12 months.

This 2 hour course includes the following:

  • Unconscious baby and child (breathing or not breathing) –
  • Use of AED
  • Choking baby and child
  • Bleeding
  • Burns
  • Raised temperatures
  • Meningitis

Duration: 2 hours

Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

Bookings are taken on our Eventbrite page. Please select a date above.

Terms & Conditions: You will need to review and agree to our terms and conditions before purchasing a ticket for this course. Our terms and conditions can be found here.

Trainer: Emily Mottershead, EMT First Aid and Lifeguard Training

Upcoming dates:

Cost: £20


Hatcham Oak Early Childhood Centre
Wallbutton Road
London, SE4 2NJ