PHECC Emergency First Response Course Programme - Chris Mee Group

PHECC Emergency First Response (EFR) Course Programme

PHECC First Aid Responder Course

PHECC Emergency First Response (EFR) Course Programme

The Chris Mee Group PHECC Emergency First Response (EFR) course programme is a 6 day training course. It is intended for personnel who are either part of emergency medical service teams, part of emergency response teams through their employment or members of the public wishing to up-skill from their current level of skills and knowledge.

Topics include: Primary & Secondary Surveys, Clinical Anatomy & Physiology, Lifting & Moving of patients, PharmacologyAirways & Ventilation, Administration of aspirin, oxygen, CPR (Adult/Child/Infant)Respiratory emergencies (Choking, asthma), Cardiovascular Emergencies, General Medical Emergencies (bleeding, shock, head, spinal, burns, scalds, poison, musculoskeletal), Paediatrics & Childbirth

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Public Course Schedule:

Venue Date Online Price
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Cork Office – Little Island
2020 Training Dates 
February 10th, 11th, 24th, 25th & March 25th, 26th
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€850 – Book Now

Private Courses Available: This course is also available to private groups. For more information please email us at [email protected] or call our training department on 021 4978100.
Duration: 6 days
Participants: Up to 8 participants


Who Is PHECC Emergency First Response Intended For?

Personnel who are either part of emergency medical service teams, part of emergency response teams through their employment or members of the public wishing to up-skill from their current level of skills and knowledge.

 

PHECC Emergency First Response (EFR) course programme – Objectives

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognise and assess both common life-threatening and common serious medical conditions in a pre-hospital environment.
  • React to a pre-hospital emergency utilising appropriate EFR standard of care according to PHECC CPGs.
  • Respond in an effective, safe and appropriate manner to a medical emergency and trauma in a pre-hospital environment utilising the EFR skill set.
  • Record and report their actions and interventions appropriately during management and at handover to emergency medical services.

Entry Requirements

Participants must have valid certification in CFR, and must be over 18 years of age.

Course Programme

  • Primary & Secondary Surveys
  • Clinical Anatomy & Physiology
  • Lifting & Moving of patients
  • Pharmacology
  • Airways & Ventilation
  • Administration of aspirin, oxygen
  • CPR (Adult/Child/Infant)
  • Respiratory emergencies (Choking, asthma)
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • General Medical Emergencies (bleeding, shock, head, spinal, burns, scalds, poison, musculoskeletal)
  • Paediatrics & Childbirth

Assessment

MCQ (40 questions, 80% pass rate)

Skills Assessments x 10

Certification

Emergency First Responder (EFR) – PHECC Certification


Accreditation

On successful completion of this course participants will receive a Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) Emergency First Response (EFR) Certificate and card which is valid for 2 years.  PHECC are the regulator for emergency medical services (EMS) in Ireland and their role is to protect the public. The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) is an independent statutory agency with responsibility for standards, education and training in the field of pre-hospital emergency care. PHECC also maintain a statutory register of EMS practitioners.

Please contact our office for further details.