There is a change to the Provision of First Aid training to comply with HSA requirements as of the 1st September 2017. The Pre Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) are the new approved awarding body for first aid training in the workplace with the First Aid Responder course replacing the QQI Occupational First Aid course. Those who hold a QQI Occupational First Aid Certificate will refresh to First Aid Responder when their Cert Expires.
This course is aimed for employees who wish to act as a first aider for their company. Under the General Application Regulations 2007 (Part 7 Chapter 2 First Aid) requires companies to train a number of their employees to act as first aiders in the workplace.
The course has been designed to refresh the skills of those currently certified First Aid Responders or Occupational First Aiders whose certificates are no more than 2 years old. This course which is two days in duration facilitates up to six participants and will refresh each of the modules as covered in the First Aid Responder & QQI Level 5 Occupational First Aid Course.
Who Should Attend All QQI Level 5 Occupational First Aiders or PHECC First Aid Responders whose cert is due to expire.
Safe-T-Group was founded in 2005 as Safe-T-Trainer. Courses offered at the time were Pool lifeguard and first aid which were aimed at the leisure industry. Since then the company has grown from strength to strength and is now offering a wide range of accredited courses, health & safety consultancy services and supplies to all spectres of industry. This is…