The Occupational First Aid course gives participants the skills and knowledge to provide first aid in the workplace and deal with most injuries and medical emergencies at work.
What will I learn?
Unit 1 First aid in the workplace
Unit 2 Patient assessment
Unit 3 Respiratory emergencies
Unit 4 Cardiac first response :Includes Defibrillator(AED) training
Unit 5 Wounds and bleeding
Unit 6 Altered levels of consciousness
Unit 7 Musculoskeletal injuries
Unit 8 Burns and scalds, chemicals, electric shock
How long will it take?
The course is a Three Day course as specified by the Health and Safety Authority.
What is the need for an occupational first aid course?
Employers are required to have a number of certified Occupational First Aiders in the workplace to administer first aid as required by the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 and the (General Application) Regulations 2007.
This one day refresher course is for Occupational First Aiders who have already undergone the three-day course
Occupational First Aiders Save Lives