First Aid Responder Refresher

This course is suitable for certified Occupational First Aiders who wish to keep up with developments in First aid and refresh skills, particularly in relation to injuries that would be likely to occur at their workplace.  Completing a 2-day refresher course such as this every 2 years will update the participant for a further two years and re-certify them as First Aid Responders.

 

Dates: Monday 6th & Tuesday 7th December

or

Thursday 16th & Friday 17th December

 

 

Description

First Aid Responder Refresher    

Aim: This First Aid Responder (FAR) Refresher training courses aims to renew and update participants with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide basic First Aid in the workplace

Delivery:  The FAR Refresher training course is delivered by a Health & Safety Authority (HSA) approved tutor using power-point presentations and discussions, videos and hands-on practical learning.

What award do I receive? After successful completion of the FAR refresher training each learner will receive a certificate which is Health & Safety Authority (HSA) approved

Course Duration: The FAR refresher course is delivered over 2 days from 9.30am-4.30pm each day.

Entry Requirements: Good command of the English language with a proficient level of literacy, wear comfortable clothing.

How much does it cost? The course fee is €195. Contact Noeleen Boyle directly on 086-3913149 or 086-606127 to book a place on this course.

Course Venue: The course is held in Castleblayney Community Enterprise Centre, Dublin Road, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan A75 WF72

Course Details

Topics covered include:

  • First Aid in the Workplace
  • Patient Assessment
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Cardiac First Response
  • Wounds & Bleeding
  • Common Medical Emergencies (diabetes, seizures, asthma, poisoning, fainting)
  • Injury, Management & shock
  • Care of unconscious patient
  • Burns, scalds & Electrical Injury Care
  • Hypothermia and Hyperthermia
  • Information Management
  • Communications

 

Accreditation

After successful completion of the FAR Refresher training course, each participant will receive a First Aid Response Certificate, which is valid for 2 years from date of issue

 

Dates

Monday 6th & Tuesday 7th December

or

Thursday 16th & Friday 17th December