Child First Aid Course


Trying to help an injured or seriously unwell child can be frightening and difficult if you don’t know what to do. This course teaches you how to cope with injuries that commonly happen to children. It also discusses how to identify and deal with serious illness and life-threatening medical emergencies.

The Child First Aid Course (CFAC) is accredited by the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and by the National First Aid Council (NFAC) of Singapore. This course is designed for those who work at child care centres and kindergartens, and for those who are responsible for the care and well being of infants and young children.

Participants will learn about common childhood emergencies, health and safety matters specific to infants and children, and first aid for infants and children. The course will be conducted over 3 days. Recertification courses will be conducted over 2 days. Participants will receive a CFAC certificate, valid for 2 years.


The course emphasises practical skills in an interesting, interactive learning environment. By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Enable to meet the Early Childhood and Development Agency (ECDA) requirements for First Aid training.
  • Provide with the necessary knowledge in identifying and managing victims during an emergency.
  • Equip with the skills in rendering First Aid when accidents occur.
  • Activate Emergency Medical Services, perform CPR effectively and safely on victims to ensure optimal chances of survival.
  • Child-specific contents such as hazard identification, HFMD and other common child ailments.


  • Principles and Practice of First Aid
  • Breathing Difficulties
  • Wounds, Bleeding and Other Circulatory Problems
  • Unconsciousness
  • Fracture and Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Burns and Heat Disorders
  • Child/Infant Emergencies and Handling/Transporting


  • In lecture
  • Practical Sessions
  • Presentation
  • Short videos
  • Discussion with case scenarios
  • Language in English & Mandarin


  • Practical Assessment on CPR, choking and bandaging
  • Theory Assessment (MCQs)
  • 100% course attendance to be eligible for practical assessment


  • Able to understand, read and write basic English.
  • Pregnant participants are discouraged from taking the CPR practical sessions for safety reasons and will not be able to complete/pass CFAC.
  • Participants does not have any history of medical heart and lung conditions OR any physical disabilities OR problems such as joint or spinal injury.


3 days


Accredited by Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and National First Aid Council (NFAC) of Singapore, certificate will be valid for 2 years.


Agape First Aid Pte. Ltd.
18 Jalan Masjid
#02-03 Kembangan Plaza
Singapore 418944

Tel: +65 6745 0829 / +65 6745 0839
Fax: +65 6745 0859

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