Occupational First Aid 3 Day Course – 10th, 17th and 24th June 2015

June 10th 2015 9:00am

Occupational First Aid

Occupational First AidThis 3 day Occupational First Aid course meets FETAC level 5 standards in First Aid training and is valid for 2 years.  It is suitable for people who wish to become First Aiders in the Workplace.  This programme requires a high level of participation and interaction.

The course will provide the learner with the knowledge, practical skills and understanding required to co-ordinate first aid in the workplace.

The specific learning outcomes are grouped into 8 units.

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 and scalds, chemicals, electric shock

Assessment and Certification

  • Certification assessments (theory and practical) will take place on day 3
  • Successful completion of the course and assessments results in issue of FETAC level 5 Certificate
  • Certificates are valid for 2 years
  • The course takes place in the NAS Centre