First Aid Response Refresher
This Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) certified course has replaced the QQI/FETAC certified ‘Occupational First Aid’ course for equipping workplace first aiders to deal with the most common medical emergencies.
This course will provide the essential elements for occupational first aid. This course will provide the existing occupational first aiders with the up-to-date knowledge, practical skills to give effective life support, diagnose and treat injuries or illness, maintain care and comfort of the casualty and an understanding required to provide and coordinate first aid in the workplace.
Who should attend?
Any qualified QQI/PHECC Occupational First Aider that needs to be recertified with in the 2 year period as per HSA guidelines.
Refresher certificates issued by recognised training providers up to 31 August 2017 will also be recognised by the HSA for a 2 year period. Thereafter existing occupational first aiders can apply to have their qualifications individually assessed by a participating PHECC recognised institution (RI) in accordance with the RI’s Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) policy and procedures..
Duration: 2 Days
Cardiac First Response (CFR)
· Adult & Child CPR
· Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
· Heart Attack
Bleeding Control and Shock
Burns/ Electrical Injuries
Hypothermia and Hyperthermia
The programme is delivered by experienced Ibec Executives who provide members with advice, consultancy and training on a daily basis. Programme participants are encouraged to express their views and experiences. The programme facilitates participant discussion to ensure a thorough understanding of the key points and their application. Real life case studies and exercises will be used to ensure a real practical understanding of each topic.
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Any cancellations received in writing up to 5 days prior to the event are refundable. All bookings are provisional until full payment is received.
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Course Fact File
- Course fee:
Member rate: €300
Non-member rate: €400
* Cost quoted per person
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