This course and open to anyone who currently holds a valid QQI L5 Occupational First Aid Certificate.
The Occupational First Aid Refresher course includes Cardiac First Responder training in automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and administering aspirin for heart attack patients.
This 1 Day Refresher course covers a comprehensive range of topics to prepare the qualified Occupational First Aider to administer emergency care in the workplace. Participants will learn a high level of practical skill and theoretical knowledge, so that they can deal competently with any situation that may arise in the working environment.
UNIT 1: First Aid in the workplace
UNIT 2: Patient Assessment
UNIT 3: Respiratory Emergencies
UNIT 4: Cardiac First Response
UNIT 5: Wounds and Bleeding
UNIT 6: Altered Levels of Consciousness
UNIT 7: Musculoskeletal Injuries
UNIT 8: Burns & Scalds, Chemicals, Poisons & Electric shock
All participants receive a comprehensive first aid manual.
Who Should Attend:
Anyone who wishes to maintain their Occupational First Aid status.
Method of Delivery
Successful participants will receive a Safetech Certificate which is valid for 2 years.
Participants complete a theoretical exam and skills assessments as per the following: