First Aid Training Tullamore June 2021

First Aid Responder Courses in Tullamore, Co Offaly

Here at Salutem Advisory & Training, Tullamore, Co Offaly – our most popular course is definitely First Aid Responder training and it’s refresher.

The HSA specifies that an Occupational First Aider is a person trained and qualified in Occupational First Aid – (Chapter 2 Part 7 General Applications Regulations 2007.)

As of September 2017, the management of the Register of Trainers and the provision of training certification has been managed by PHECC (Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council.) The programme provided for first aid training for workplace standard is First Aid Responder (FAR.)

The PHECC FAR programme is designed to meet the first aid and basic life support requirements that a person known as a “First Aid Responder” may encounter in the workplace.

In addition to Cardiac First Responder skills, the First Aid Responder possesses defined skills in the further management of a patient who has become suddenly ill or injured in the pre-hospital environment until emergency services arrive.

Salutem Advisory & Training’s First Aid Responder Course

Duration of Training : 3 days | Maximum of 8 people per session

Modules

  1. Patient Assessment
  2. Incident Procedure
  3. CFR – Community
  4. Common Medical Emergencies
  5. Injury Management & Shock
  6. Care of the Unconscious Patient
  7. Burns & Electrical Injuries
  8. Hypothermia & Hyperthermia
  9. Infection Management
  10. Communications
  11. The wellbeing of the first aid responder

Certification: PHECC FAR Cert valid for 2 years

Assessment: MCQ 20 question paper, CFR Practical, FAR practical skills assessment

Provided: Manual / Notes, CPR Pocket Mask, PHECC Red Card

Cost: €300 per person | Discount may be available for groups

First Aid Responder Refresher Courses in Tullamore, Co Offaly

Duration of Training : 2 days | Maximum of 8 people per session

The First Aid Response Renewal or Refresher course aims to deliver the PHECC standard of First Aid Responder to those who are currently certified at PHECC FAR level (or QQI OFA.) It aims to revise a skill set that includes Cardiac First Response (CFR) along with the skills to assess and manage a range of emergency medical and trauma situations as part of the pre-hospital emergency care team.

 Following the FAR Refresher course, the learner should be able to:

• Deal with life threatening or potentially life-threatening conditions in the pre-hospital environment until arrival of emergency medical services. 

• Provide First Aid Response for conditions not thought to be life-threatening but are necessary to prevent further harm before the emergency medical services arrive. 

• Provide pre-hospital First Aid Response in a wide range of environments including home and recreational settings. 

• Display the requisite personal skills including composure, competence and self-confidence while understanding their limitations.

Certification: PHECC FAR Cert valid for 2 years

Assessment: MCQ 20 question paper, CFR Practical, FAR practical skills assessment

Provided: Manual / Notes, CPR Pocket Mask, PHECC Red Card

Cost: €200 per person | Discount may be available for groups

Our next available FAR courses are available to view and book here. We run regular training courses at our facility in Axis Business Park, Tullamore, Co Offaly. We are also available to come to your company or organisation to deliver training if you have a group of employees and a designated training room.

If you have any questions on our FAR or any other training courses, get in touch with our team today – we’ll happily discuss your requirements and work with you on creating a training plan.

training@salutemadvice.com | 05793 50026 | www.salutemadvice.com

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