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30 September 2021

Choking hazards

Choking happens very quickly and it can happen to anyone. Every year hundreds of children require hospital treatment from choking in the UK and unfortunately on average one dies every month. The...

24 September 2021

Millie’s Mark celebrates 5 years this month

Millie’s Mark, the gold standard for nurseries in paediatric first aid, celebrates its fifth birthday this month after launching in 2016. The Mark is as an accredited scheme for outstanding...
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18 January 2021

Paediatric First Aid requalification training

The Department for Education has taken the decision that if Paediatric First Aid certificate requalification training is prevented for reasons associated directly with the COVID-19 pandemic, or by...
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18 December 2020

Face-to-face PFA training during the COVID-19 pandemic UPDATE 11/1/21

The statutory framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) sets out in Annex A the criteria for effective Paediatric First Aid (PFA) training. This says that emergency PFA courses should be...
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2 October 2020

Latest settings to achieve Millie's Mark

Almost 30 childcare providers have been awarded Millie's Mark, the gold standard for paediatric first aid in early years, from spring to autumn 2020.   The accredited providers include: Paint...
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31 March 2020

Coronavirus update

Please find below an update for your childcare setting regarding Millie’s Mark, whether you want to apply, are currently working towards accreditation or have already been awarded. You can find...