First Aid Responder Limerick

Limerick City
3 days
Job Skills and CPD

Course description

On completion of the First Aid Responder course participants will have the skills to:

  • Deal with life threatening or potentially life threatening conditions in the pre-hospital environment until arrival of emergency medical services.
  • Provide First Aid Response for conditions not thought to be life-threatening but are necessary to prevent further harm before the emergency medical services arrive.
  • Provide pre-hospital First Aid Response in a wide range of environments including home and recreational settings.
  • Display the requisite personal skills including composure, competence and self-confidence while understanding their limitations.


  • Incident management
  • Cardiac emergencies
  • Patient Assessment
  • Injury management & Shock
  • Care of Unconscious Patient
  • Burns & Electrical injuries
  • Poisonings
  • Common Medical emergencies
  • Adult C.P.R. & AED
  • Infant C.P.R & AED


  • 2 Year certification of Competence, from Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council recognised by Health & Safety Authority, following successful assessments.
  • It is a replacement for Occupational First Aid
  • It is Recognised by Health & Safety Authority from 1st November 2016
  • It Meets all the requirements of the current Health & Safety Standards and requirements for employee training.
  • It Develops a preventative approach to accidents and incidents within the workplace.