This course is open to anyone who currently holds a valid Occupational First Aid Certificate. The Occupational First Aid course now includes Cardiac First Responder training in automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and administering aspirin for heart attack patients.
The Occupational First Aid Regulations Safety, Health and Welfare at Work General Applications Regulations S.I. No. 299 of 2007. Under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007, there is a requirement on employers based on a risk assessment to have a sufficient number of Occupational First Aiders trained and deployed in the workplace.
This one day refresher course covers a comprehensive range of topics to prepare the qualified Occupational First Aider to administer emergency care in the workplace. Participants will learn a high level of practical skill and theoretical knowledge, so that they can deal competently with any situation that may arise in the working environment.
All participants receive a comprehensive first aid manual. Participants are presented with an Occupational First Aid Certificate, which is valid for two years.
The programe will enable learners to deliver First Aid. It will ensure competency in the preparation of First Aid assessments.
Delivery of this programe may be in-house or is offered on a public basis in venues around the country. The facilitation of the program will consist of a variety of lectures, practical demonstrations and student centered learning.
With a duration of 1 day this programe may provide transfer to other awards at Level 6.
This programe is open to all learners specifically those who have a responsibility in health & safety within their work environment.
How many will be in the class?
To ensure maximum participation and to enable each student gain the most out of the day, we are adopting the ratio of a maximum of 10 students per course.
It is our belief at Kelron, that people learn more when they are involved. We therefore will encourage each student to define their specific requirements and then design the course content where possible to address their needs.
What do I need to provide before the course?
You need to fill out the booking form which is available below.
In the unlikely event of a course failing to reach any minimum student number, you will be offered a full refund or a place on the next available course.