First Aid Responder
In Ireland the only course recognised by the health and safety authority is the first aid responder. This course replaces the old occupational first aid and is three days in duration. You get a nationally recognised cert issued by the pre hospital emergency care council and it is valid for two years. This course is currently being done two days via zoom and one day inhouse. We can come to your premises to do all three days on site but we are in favour of 2 days zoom during current pandemic.
All candidates must undergo an assessment which is practical and written. All candidates must be present for all three days to qualify for assessment.
Times . Start times for courses vary , your instructor will inform you at time of booking. All courses must be at least 18 hours duration.
Cost: Our First Aid Responder Course is €300
Please note fees must be paid on booking and are non refundable. You may transfer to another course if there is availability or you may sell transfer your place to someone else.
Unit 1: Patient Assessment
Unit 2: Cardiac First Response – Community
Unit 3: Common Medical Emergencies
Unit 4: Injury Management and Shock
Unit 5: Care of the Unconscious Patient
Unit 6: Burns and Electrical Injury Care
Unit 7: Information Management
Unit 8: Hypothermia and Hyperthermia
Unit 9: The Well-Being of the First Aid Responder
Unit 10: Communications
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