Course Modules

  1. First Aid in the workplace: legal requirements and the role of the First Aider
  2. Patient Assessment: Primary survey, vital signs, protecting casualties with suspected neck injuries
  3. Respiratory Emergencies
  4. Cardiac First Response:  The chain of survival; calling for an ambulance, starting CPR and using a Defibrillator.
  5. Wounds and Bleeding: How to deal with blood injuries, how to recognise different types of -wounds and how to treat them, minimising the consequences of internal bleeding.
  6. Altered levels of consciousness how to treat shock and the recovery position. Treating a casualty with loss of consciousness.
  7. Musculoskeletal Injuries: Treatment of broken bones,  sprains, strains and dislocations.
  8. Burns and scalds, chemicals, electric shock: causes and treatment of burns, electric shock & electrocution, poisoning.

Additional Information

On completion of this Occupational First Aid course participants will be able to provide necessary first aid within the workplace, deal with emergencies and implement essential life saving skills (apply CPR and use Automated External Defibrillator) as required by the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007.

Anyone who wants to be able to provide necessary first aid in the home, or in the workplace.
This course is open to private and corporate students alike providing learners with knowledge that can be applied both at home, in the workplace or wherever there is a risk of fire.

Contact ISM on 01-864 1790 for pricing and availability.

We provide training at various locations throughout Ireland upon request.
An “Occupational First Aid FETAC Level 5” certificate is awarded to participants on successful completion of course.

This is a highly interactive course with emphasis on practice and demonstration. Assessment is by written test and practical skills exam.

Basic life savings skills (CPR) 40%
Skills demonstration (x 2) 40%

For more information or to make a booking call us now on 01-864 1790. You can also email info@ismtraining.ie.


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