First Aid Responder (PHECC Accredited)

Who is this course for?

This course is designed to provide the learner with the understanding, knowledge and practical skills required to provide and coordinate first aid in the workplace in compliance with the requirements of the HSA and PHECC.
Course Content:

Chain of survival (Adults, Infants & Children)
The four major threats – Heart Attack, Stroke, Cardiac Arrest, Foregin body airway obstruction
AED -(Automated External defibrillator) use
Aspirin
Incident Management
Cardiac Emergencies
Patient Assessement
Injury management and shock
Care of unconscious patient
Burns and Electrical injuries
Poisonings
Common Medical Emergencies

Method of Delivery:
The course will utilise both theory and practical learning which will encourage student participation and feedback and ensure strong knowledge of practical skills.
Duration:

3 Days
Assessment:

Learners will be assessed through Skills Demonstrations and Multiple Choice Question Paper
Certification:

This course incorporates the Pre Hospital Emergency Care Councils Cardiac First Response Course

Certificates awarded are as follows:

PHECC First Aid Responder
PHECC Cardiac First Response Community

 

27th, 28th & 29th June 2017
24th, 25th & 26th July 2017
28th, 29th & 30th August 2017
18th, 19th & 20th September 2017
16th, 17th & 18th October 2017
20th, 21st & 22nd November 2017
11th, 12th & 13th December 2017

Location: Galway
Class Times: 09:00 – 17:00
Course Fee: €200