First Aid Responder Training – PHECC

First Aid Responder Training – PHECC

Next Course Dates – May 25th, 27th & June 2nd
Duration3 Days
Refresher Period – 2 Years

First Aid Responder Refresher Training – PHECC

Refresher Dates – April 21st & 22nd

First Aid Responder (FAR) Training Course – PHECC Objectives

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:Online Booking PHECC First Aid Training
• Display skills related to the delivery of a first aid response
• Assist in the recovery of people suffering medical emergencies
• Provide adequate cover before emergency services arrive
• Provide first aid in the workplace amongst other environments

Course Programme

• First Aid in the workplace: legal requirements and the role of the First Aider
• Patient Assessment: Primary survey, vital signs, protecting casualties with suspected neck injuries
• Respiratory Emergencies
• Cardiac First Response: The chain of survival calling for an ambulance, First Aid Enquiry Buttonstarting CPR and using a Defibrillator.

• Wounds and Bleeding: How to deal with blood injuries, how to recognize different types of wounds and how to treat them, minimizing the consequences of internal bleeding.

• Altered levels of consciousness how to treat shock and the recovery position. Treating a casualty with loss of consciousness.
• Musculoskeletal Injuries: treatment of broken bones, sprains, strains, and dislocations.
• Burns and scalds, chemicals, electric shock: causes and treatment of burns, electric shock & electrocution, poisoning.

Assessment

An assessment takes place at the end of the third day. There is a practical and theoretical element to the assessment. Participants complete a multiple-choice examination paper and undertake skills assessments. In order to be successful, participants must achieve a mark of 80% or greater in each element of the assessment.

Successful completion of the First Aid Response course leads to certification (ONLY) PHECC. All successful participants will receive a certificate which is valid for two years. Recertification in First Aid Response is required every 2 years.

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Our Training Centre is temporarily closed at the moment but all our online training courses are still available, we are also offering training via weblink for our practical courses like Manual Handling etc. All of our consultancy services are still available via phone, email, and video. if you need to get in touch with us you can give us a call on 014243013 or drop us an email to info@guardiansafety.ie