Start date: 06 October 2023
Duration: 2 day refresher course
Certificate: Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) certificate
Cost: Member €100/Non-member €135
Course code: FARANT
The course is for anyone wanting to learn how to recognise and care for people with life-threatening injuries before the arrival of healthcare practitioners. It is also for people who require first aid training as part of their job. This course is the newly recognised standard for Occupational First Aid within the workplace as per the Health & Safety Authority.
The course is for anyone wanting to learn how to recognise and care for people with life-threatening injuries before the arrival of healthcare practitioners. It is also for people who require first aid as part of their job
Attendees should be physically well enough to carry out CPR as well as other practical skills, such as attempting to relieve the blockage in someone who is choking, placing somebody in the recovery position and putting bandages on injured limbs.
First Aid Responder (FAR) is a training standard developed by the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council of Ireland (PHECC). The objective of FAR is to improve, and replace the current Occupational First Aid course and have a standardised syllabus nationwide. FAR also includes the full Cardiac First Response Community standard.
Who is the course for
People working in an environment requiring a first aid certificate.
- First Aid in the workplace
- Patient Assessment
- Respiratory Emergencies
- Cardiac First Response
- Heart Attack
- Administration of Aspirin
- Wounds & Bleeding
- Altered Level of Consciousness
- Musculoskeletal Injuries
- Electric Shock
- Method of Delivery
Advanced National Training Services have a focus on professional advice, and a strong focus on customer needs and have been operating from their headquarters in Dunshaughlin Business Park, Co Meath, for more than 20 years.