First Aid Response (FAR) Training(3 Day Course)

In Ireland 5,000 people die every year / 14 every day due to Cardiac Arrest. This number could be reduced if everybody knew how to perform emergency First Aid.

Would you like to learn First Aid?

Would you like to gain a Nationally Recognised qualification, learn skills that you can use in the workplace, in the home, on the farm or on the Sports field?

From 1st September 2017, the requirement for Workplace First Aid changed from Occupational First Aid awarded by QQI to First Aid Response (FAR) awarded by the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC).

This Course running over 3 days is designed to provide you with the knowledge, practical skills and understanding required to provide First Aid in the workplace in Compliance with the requirements of the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Regulations 2007.



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Maltings House, Coote Street, Portlaoise, Co. Laois.

Training also takes place at various venues around Ireland. Contact 057 8621216 for more details.

Course Content

  • Introduction to First Aid Response
  • Patient Assessment
  • Cardiac First Response & Respiratory Emergencies
  • Common Medical Emergencies
  • Injury Management and Shock
  • Care of the Unconscious Patient
  • Burns & Electrical Injury Care
  • Hypothermia & Hyperthermia


Successful candidates will receive a First Aid Response Certificate awarded by the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC).



Price includes: Tuition, Full Colour Learning Resource Manual, Pocket Face Mask & PHECC Assessment and Certification Fees.

Contact Details

Maltings Training Ltd. Maltings House, Coote Street, Portlaoise, Co Laois

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