Occupational First Aid FETAC/QQI Level 5

From 2018, the Health & Safety Authority will only recognise First Aid Response Course for newly qualified first aiders in the workplace.  All first aiders who previously held Occupational First Aid Certification  can upgrade (2 day course) to First Aid Response when their certificate is due to expire or during the period of their certification. We are still doing OFA QQI LV5 for groups in-house only.

  • 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

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course

Certification

Occupational First Aid FETAC/QQI Level 5 valid for 2 years

Syllabus
  • Scene Safety and assessment of casualty

  • CPR Adult, child and infant

  • AED (Defibrillator)

  • Aspirin administration

  • Choking

  • Heart Attack

  • Stroke

  • Recovery Position

  • Shock

  • Head Injuries

  • Eye Injuries

  • Electric Shock

  • Diabetes

  • Seizures

  • Epilepsy

  • Febrile Convulsions

  • Poisons

  • Allergies

  • Respiratory Disorders

  • Fever & Meningitis

  • Burns & Scalds

  • Wounds, Fractures & Sprains

  • Conscious / Unconscious person

Groups

€1,200 max 10 people, plus €25 per Cert

Suitable for
General Public
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Why choose First Aid Safely?

  • Practical Skills

    We provide practical skills and theoretical knowledge covering all aspects of Emergency First Aid and CPR.

  • Bespoke Training

    We can tailor courses to suit your needs.

  • Nationwide Training

    We provide in-house first aid training nationwide.

  • Highly Trained Team

    All of our instructors are recognized by OFFA, Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council, QQI/FETAC, and the Health & Safety Authority.

  • Extensive Knowledge

    We specialize in training for childcare workers, therapists, sports clubs, industry, corporate, business, & the general public.

  • Training General Public

    We run Public First Aid Courses, for individuals, and smaller groups, throughout the year.

  • Government Compliance

    Training courses meet the requirements of the safety, Health & Welfare at Work (general applications) reg. 2007 (SI no. 299 of 2007).

Upcoming First Aid Courses

Certified General First Aid Course

Certified General First Aid Course

  • January 20, 2019

  • Raheny, Dublin

  • Certificate valid for 2 years

  • Suitable for Paediatric, Sports, and General First Aid

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