Emergency First Aid 1 Day Course

Training Services Emergency First Aid course is a 1 day course designed for anyone requiring training as an Emergency First Aider.
This course enables trainees to act as back up for the First Aid Responders in the workplace.
On completion of this course trainees will:

  • Understand the responsibilities of the Emergency First Aider
  • Provide treatment for preserving life
  • Promote recovery and
  • Prevent situations from worsening.


Learners who complete the course will be able to provide treatment for an injury which does not require the services of a medical practitioner or nurse.

Course Outline

  • Role of the First AiderĀ image of man calling for help with collapsed patient - Emergency First Aid
  • Scene Safety
  • Patient Assessment
  • Basic Life Support
  • Wounds, Bleeding & Shock
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Fractures
  • Burns, Scalds & Electric Shock

This is a highly interactive course with practical skills assessed throughout and a written test upon completion of training.
Successful candidates will recieve a 2 year MKD Health & Safety Emergency First Aid Certificate.

This course and all Training Services First Aid Courses are delivered by QQI level 6 instructors who are registered PHECC FAR and PHECC CFR instructors

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image of elevated wound for Emergency First Aid Course
image of treatment of patient in Shock for Emergency First Aid Course
image of asthmatic airways for Emergency First Aid Course