FAR First Aid Refresher

FAR First Aid Refresher

22nd March 2021
9:30 am

Location:
IRD Duhallow, James O'Keeffe Institute, Co. Cork
Co. Cork
Places remaining: 2
Cost: €€120.00 (Plus booking fee)

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The course is highly interactive with each theory session being followed by demonstration, practical tasks (including AED DVD for unit 4) and assessment of individual skills.

Course Content

  • Unit 1: First aid in the workplace
  • Unit 2: Patient assessment
  • Unit 3: Respiratory emergencies
  • Unit 4: Cardiac first response
  • Unit 5: Wounds and bleeding
  • Unit 6: Altered levels of consciousness
  • Unit 7: Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Unit 8: Burns and scalds, chemicals, electric shock

Course Objectives

Learners who successfully complete this course will:

  • Understand the responsibilities of the occupational first aider.
  • Be familiar with health and safety legislation on first aid provision in the workplace.
  • Be able to provide treatment for preserving life or minimising the consequences of injury until the arrival of medical aid.
  • Be able to provide treatment in the workplace for injuries which do not require the attention of a medical practitioner or nurse.
  • Be able to co-ordinate first aid arrangements in the workplace.
  • Successful participants will be registered as Occupational First Aiders
  • Demonstrate up-to-date practical skills
  • Explain new developments in First Aid

Pre-Course Requirements Participants must hold a current Occupational First Aid Certificate. Occupational First Aid Refresher training must be attended within 2 years of original certificate.

Assessment/Certification Assessment is continuous throughout the course and you receive a certificate of attendance on the day.

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.