Welcome to Occupational Resuscitation Training – Cork & Nationwide

Hours

by appointment

Phone

087 138 9456

First-Aid Responder

This Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) certified course has replaced the QQI/FETAC certified ‘Occupational First Aid’ course for equipping workplace first aiders to deal with the most common medical emergencies.

Course Content:

  • Patient Assessment
  • Cardiac First Response (CFR)
  • Adult & child CPR
  •  Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Choking
  • Heart attack
  • Bleeding control and shock
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Unconsciousness medical emergencies
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Seizures
  • Fainting
  • Burns/electrical injuries hypothermia & hyperthermia

Duration:

  • 3 Days

Certification:

  • Joint PHECC/ Occupational Resuscitation Training. ‘First Aid Response’ certificate (valid for 2 years).

Assessment:

  • Practical skills assessment and 20 multiple choice questions (pass mark 80%).

Refresher Course:

  • A 2-day refresher course is required at least every 2 years to recertify. Course includes practice of all skills, provision of clinical updates and other training need as identified by the instructor.