The First Aid Response course covers all of the occupational first-aid requirements for places of work as outlined by the Health and Safety Authority. 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 adequately trained first-aiders in the workplace. The specific requirements for first aid provision at work depends on several factors including the size of the workplace, the numbers employed, the hazards arising, dispersal of employees and access to medical services.
Following the FAR course participants should be able to:
Duration: 3 day course.
This course complies with current guide lines on First Aid.
It is advisable to wear loose clothing such as a tracksuit & runners as the course consists of many practical sessions.
Training may be carried out in your own workplace subject to certain requirements or alternatively some other suitable venue can be arranged.