This FETAC/QQI Level 5 Occupational First Aid Refresher Course will provide the current certified Occupational First Aid (OFA) responder with the Certification necessary, for compliance with Fetac and the HSA regulations. This Certification is then updated and valid for a further two years.
This popular Refresher course is a complete revision of the practical and theory of the Occupational First Aid course. It aids in refreshing the skills learned including CPR and the use of an AED.
These skills must be refreshed every 2 years and within 3 months of expiry date, or the full 3 day course will have to be repeated. Participants will be re-certified by the Occupational First Aid Assessment Agent, in compliance with FETAC and HSA (Health & Safety Authority) regulations.
Lesson 2: Patient Assessment.
Lesson 3: Respiratory Emergencies.
Lesson 4: Cardiac First Response – CPR & Defibrillation.
Lesson 5: Wounds and Bleeding.
Lesson 6: Altered Levels of Consciousness.
Lesson 7: Musculoskeletal Injuries.
Lesson 8: Burns & Scalds, Chemical, Poisons & Electric Shock.