PHECC First Aid Responder Refresher

Refresh your first aid responder certificate and remain safe and compliant.

Overview

The course is for existing holders of a First Aid Responder certificate looking to refresh their learning on how to recognise and care for people with life-threatening injuries before the arrival of healthcare practitioners. It is also for people who require basic first aid training as part of their job. This could include non-healthcare personnel, sports coaches, teachers and parents as a very small example.

Requirements

There are currently no prerequisites for this course. Students 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.

  • PPE – Facemask for CPR
  • Good understanding of English
  • A current FAR cert that has at least one month remaining before it expires

Outline of Course

  • First Aid in the workplace
  • Patient Assessment
  • Incident Procedure
  • Cardiac First Response – Community Level
  • Common Medical Emergencies (asthma, diabetes, seizures, poisoning, fainting)
  • Injury Management & Shock
  • Care of the Unconscious Patient
  • Burns and Electrical Injury Care
  • Hypothermia and Hyperthermia
  • Information Management
  • Communications
  • The well-being of the first aider

Duration & Assessment

The FAR refresher course takes two days to complete and assessments happen throughout.

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be issued with a certificate from the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council.

This certificate will be valid for 2 years.

Booking Information

Book the PHECC First Aid Responder Refresher course online now or get in touch to find out more by filling out our enquiry form, calling us on 016903321, or emailing us at info@getready.ie.

Booking details:

  • Price per person: €250
  • Min. number of people per course: 4
  • Max. number of people per course: 8
  • Location: Zoom First day is on Zoom and the second day in the Balbriggan Training Centre

Available Dates:

  • August: 12th and 13th

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