HSE Emergency First Aid at work

What can you expect to learn:

The HSE Emergency First aid at work program It is designed to teach adults and minors the currently accepted first aid practices to safely administer CPR, first aid, and utilize an AED in emergency situations involving infants, children, and adults for the purpose of complying with the requirements of the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981and Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1982

What’s in it for you:

Upon successful completion of this course graduates may:

1. Recognize and evaluate an emergency and a victim

2. Know how to activate or alert the emergency medical services (EMS)

3. Be able to provide 1-person infant, child, and adult CPR to a non- breathing or injured person and administer the proper first aid.

4. Properly use an automated external defibrillator (AED) 

Course prerequisites

  • Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent

Course Structure and Duration: 

  • The required number of training hours is 8 over a minimum period of 1 day

This course is HSE recognised and is valid for 3 years