This is a Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) course and is open to anyone who currently holds a valid 2 year First Aid Responder Qualification within 3 months of expiry.
Under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007, there is a requirement on employers based on a risk assessment to have a sufficient number of First Aid Responders trained and deployed in the workplace.
This 2 day refresher course covers a comprehensive range of topics to retrain the qualified First Aid Responder to administer emergency care in the workplace.
All participants receive a comprehensive First Aid Manual. Participants are presented with a PHECC First Aid Responder Certificate, which is valid for two years.
- Patient Assessment.
- Incident Procedure.
- Common Medical Emergencies.
- Injury Management.
- Care of the unconscious patient.
- Burns & Electrical Injury.
- Hyopthermia& Hyperthermia.
- Information Management.
- Well being of the First Aid Responder.