Occupational First Aid & Refresher

Course Outline
This 3 day QQI Level 5 award was previously the HSA standard for first aid in the workplace and is currently being phased out. However it is still being delivered via education traning boards throughout the country. It covers the basics to becoming a successful first responder.

Patient Assessment
Respiratory Emergencies
Cardiac First Response
Wounds & Bleeding
Altered Levels of Consciousness
Musculoskeletal Injuries
Burns and Scalds, Chemicals, Electric Shock

Participants undergo continuous assessment throughout the course via 2 skills demonstrations and one written assessment. 

There is no prior learning required for this course (with the exception of the refresher course, see renewal details below) but students must be physically fit and able to complete chest compressions on the manikin effectively with guidance. Students with specific learning or physical requirements should contact us directly to arrange reasonable accommodation.

On successful completion of this course students will receive QQI Level 5 Award Certificate which is valid for 2 years.

A 1 day refresher course must be completed every 2 years to maintain this qaulification. A valid QQI occupational first aid certificate or refresher certificate must be presented to participate on this course

€249 for Full Course / €150 for Refresher
Contact us directly for group rates.