Course Description

First Aid Response

First Aid Response is a course run by Ballyhass Outdoor Training Academy, Cork. It is a Classroom Based course with a duration of 3 Days. First Aid Response gives a Course Qualification of Special Purpose Award / Certificate, awarded by Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council. For more information about First Aid Response at Ballyhass Outdoor Training Academy, please review the details below.

First Aid Responder Course

This three-day EMTS FAR Course is recognised by the Health and Safety Authority as the standard for first aid at work and meets the requirements of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work regulations as well as the Child and Family Agency (TUSLA) as the standard for child care. It covers areas such as patient assessment, incident procedures and common medical emergencies. Our trainers are fully qualified to give this course by EMTS, an approved training institute of the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC).

Fast Facts

  • Student and group rates available
  • 8 people maximum
  • Only two days for recertification
  • 18 hour course spread over 3 days – First Monday to Wednesday of each month
  • 9:30am to 4pm each day
  • Industry standard for first aid training in the workplace
  • TUSLA standard for child care
  • Decrease chances of serious injury by up to 70%
  • Develope sought-after skills
  • Increase confidence and communication
  • Gain the skills to prevent serious injury and save lives
  • PHECC course

This course covers:

  • Well-Being of the First Aid Responder
  • Communication
  • Information management
  • Patient Assessment
  • Incident Procedures
  • Cardiac First Response (CPR/AED)
  • Common Medical Emergencies
  • Injury Management & Shock
  • Care of an Unconscious Patient
  • Burns & Electrical Injury Care
  • Hypothermia & Hyperthermia
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Training ProviderBallyhass Outdoor Training Academy
Course LocationMallow, Cork
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationSpecial Purpose Award / Certificate
Awarding BodyPre-Hospital Emergency Care Council
Awarding Body DetailsFirst Aid Responder
Course Start Date06/02/2023
Course End Date08/02/2023
Course Duration3 Days
Course Time09:30 - 16:00
Course Fee250
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