First Aid Responder Course – April 2020

First Aid Responder (FAR) Training Course – PHECC

On Completion Of this Course, Participants will be able to:

  • Display skills related to the delivery of a first aid response
  • Assist in the recovery of people suffering medical emergencies
  • Provide adequate cover before emergency services arrive
  • Provide first aid in the workplace amongst other environments


Exam + Skills Assessments

Course Programme

  • Patient Assessment
  • Incident Procedures
  • Cardiac first response (CFR) Community
  • Common medical Emergencies
  • Injury Management  & Shock
  • Care of an unconscious Patient
  • Burns &Electrical Injury care
  • Hypothermia & Hyperthermia
  • Information management
  • Communications
  • Well-being of a first aid response


On successful completion of this course, participants will receive a pre-hospital Emergency care council (PHECC) First Aid Response Certificate that is valid for 2 years.  PHECC are the regulator for medical services (EMS) IN Ireland and their role is to protect the public.  The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) IS AN INDEPENDENT STATUORY 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.

Dates: 11th, 12th and 13th March

Times: 9.15AM to 4.40PM daily

Cost: The Price of this Course is €250 (including Certification fee)