Course Award:

2 years certification of competence from PHECC – Pre Hospital Emergency Care Council which is recognized by the Health & Safety Authority following successful assessments

Course Duration:

3 days

Course Participants:

Group training. Maximum: 8 participants

Course Aim:

The course is designed to provide the learners with the knowledge, practical skills and understanding required to provide and coordinate first aid until the arrival of emergency services.  The course provides practical skills and scenario training along with theory sessions in compliance with the requirements of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007 and the associated Guide to these Regulations.  This course is the replacement course for QQI Occupational First Aid which is recognized by the HSA since November 2016

Course Programme:

  • First Aid in the workplace
  • Incident management
  • Patient Assessment
  • Injury Management and Shock
  • Care of Unconscious Patient
  • Burns and Electrical Injuries
  • Poisonings
  • Common Medical Emergencies
  • Adult C.P.R. and A.E.D
  • Infant C.P.R. and A.E.D