First Aid Refresher Course | Dublin & Cork

Chris Mee Group First Aid Refresher Course

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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 Occupational First Aiders trained and deployed in the workplace.
Chris Mee Group’s 1 day first aid refresher course is intended for certified first aiders who wish to refresh skills that may be only occasionally used.
This course is highly interactive with role-playing and practical exercises to reinforce understanding and learning.

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Dublin Office: +353 1 517 5270 
Cork Office: +353 21 497 8100

Having successfully completed this course you will be able to:

  • Explain new developments in First Aid
  • Identify the responsibilities of a first aider
  • Provide necessary first aid within the workplace
  • Deal with emergencies while awaiting the arrival of emergency services
  • Implement essential life-saving skills if required
  • Master the recovery position
  • Recognise Asphyxia and its causes
Assessment for this Occupational First Aid course includes: Practical and written assessments.
Having successfully completed this Occupational First Aid course you will receive:
  • Chris Mee Group Certification.
  • Take home copy of the book “First Aid, CPR, and AED”.

Your FETAC Level 5 Minor Award in Occupational First Aid 5N1207 will be valid for 2 years. If you exceed two years and 90 days then you will have to attend the full 3-day course again.

Course Overview

This 1 day first aid refresher course is intended for those who wish to refresh their skills as occupational first aiders. Topics covered include; responsibilities of first aider, examination of unconscious casualty and resuscitation. This course is essential to all employers as they must provide adequate numbers of trained occupational first aiders on a work premises. This is stated under the 2005 Safety Health and Welfare Act and updated in the May 2008 First Aid Guidelines.

This course is classroom based; it is highly interactive with role-playing and practical exercises to reinforce understanding and learning.

Scheduled Venues, Dates & Prices

Scheduled Course Venues and Dates:
Venue Date Price
Cork August 19th €190 per person
Dublin August 26th €190 per person
Duration: 1 Day
Participants: Up to 10 participants
Assessment: Practical and written assessments.
Accreditation: On full completion of this course each participant will receive a FETAC Level 5 Award (valid for 2 years)

Course Objectives

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Demonstrate practical first aid skills to Occupational First Aider standard.
  • Explain new developments in First Aid.

Target Audience

This course is intended for certified first aiders who wish to keep up with developments in first aid practice and to refresh skills that may be only occasionally used.

Course Contents

  • Chain of Survival / Scene Safety / Responsibilities of First Aider
  • Unconsciousness – Examination of unconscious casualty / Recovery position
  • Resuscitation – Practical demonstration and class practice / Asphyxia / Heart attack / Approach and treatment
  • Bleeding and Wounds – Control of bleeding and wounds including amputation, wounds with a foreign body, internal bleeding, assessment of fractures and appropriate treatment
  • Injuries – Examination of the eye, treatment of foreign bodies and chemical splashes in the eye
  • Burns and Scalds / Poisoning – causes and treatment / Epilepsy / Asthma / Crush injuries – approach and treatment
For more information please visit the HSA Website

 

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