All employers are required to have a specified minimum number of Occupational First Aiders trained and deployed in the workplace under the terms of the Safety Health & Welfare at work 2007.

Martin Services 3 day course covers all the essential aspects of Occupational First Aid. It meets with current Health & Safety Legal requirements.

It is used in all places of work; Offices, Factories, Warehouses, Schools, Sports Centres, Playgrounds, Creches, Playschools, Shops, Restaurants, Pubs, Hotels, Leisure Centres.

The course is designed to give the Occupational First Aider the skills necessary to: Give effective life support, deal withe emergencies, diagnose & treat injuries, maintain care & comfort the casualty.

Topics covered:

  • Assessing the situation
  • Moving and Handling a Casualty
  • Resuscitation
  • Choking
  • Respiratory problems
  • Heart Attack
  • Shock
  • Bleeding/wounds
  • Fractures
  • Burns
  • Spinal injuries
  • Unconsciousness 
  • Medical emergencies
  • Types of Fracture

Duration 3 days - Examination by Independent Examiner FETAC Certification: Valid for 2 years.

Please contact us for more information on pricing and availability.