Courses designed for businesses and groups needing to be legislation compliant 

This Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC), First Aid Response Course or FAR, is the New First Aid Standard for Occupational First Aid in the workplace recognised by both the Health & Safety Authority and PHECC. This 3 day FAR course replaces the FETAC QQI Occupational First Aid Course.

Course Module Content:

  • Patient assessment
  • Incident procedures
  • Cardiac First Response- Community
  • Common medical emergencies
  • Injury management and shock
  • Care of the unconscious patient
  • Burns and electrical injury care
  • Hypothermia and hyperthermia
  • Information management
  • Communications
  • The well-being of the First Aid Responder


Students will receive a Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC), First Aid Response Certificate which is valid for 2 years.




PHECC is an independent statutory agency with responsibility for standards, education and training in the field of pre-hospital emergency care. PHECC also maintain a statutory register of EMS practitioners.  We register qualified practitioners who meet our standards for their training, professional skills and education.”

 Manual Handling


First Aid Response Course


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"Julie delivered our manual handling course, it was informative and interesting and we will use her for similar courses in the future"

Eleen - HR manager

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Phone 089 236 8894

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