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Course Information:

Occupational First Aid QQI level 5 course has been replaced by Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) certified courses.

Aim: The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to provide and co-ordinate first aid in the workplace in compliance with the requirements of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007 and the associated Guide to these Regulations.

Participant Profile: Course is suitable for those who require a formal qualification and skills to be competent in First Aid.

Duration: 3 days in a classroom setting


Programme Outcomes:

There are many learning outcomes some of which will enable the learners to:

The Learning Outcomes are grouped into the following units:

• Well-being of the first aider
• Patient assessment
• Incident Procedure
• Cardiac First Response
• Common medical Emergencies
• Care of an unconscious patient
• Burns and Electrical injury
• Hypothermia & hyperthermia


Entry Requirement: A strong level of spoken and written English required.
Assessment: Ongoing continual assessment and a multiple choice questionnaire
Tutor Profile: All tutors are highly qualified professionals.
Support: A range of accommodations and supports are available according to specific learner needs. One to one and email support available from tutors throughout the course.
Resources: Learners receive a comprehensive resource pack that can be used as a reference during and after the course.
Booking Process & Fee: Booking Form available by email to admin@barrowtraining.ie or online at www.barrowtraining.ie . Discounts available if the course is booked and paid in full online.
Refresher: Successful learners must complete a first aid refresher within 2 years and one month of completing First Aid Response training to maintain their First Aid Training certificate.

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  1. Denise Grant June 16, 2018 at 7:07 pm - Reply

    Hello can you give me dates for the FAR COURSE OVER THE SUMMER MONTHS AND THE COST ALSO PLEASE

    • Barrow Training June 18, 2018 at 10:46 am - Reply

      Hi Denise, many thanks for your message. Email sent to you now!

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