Occupational First Aid Refresher

Those who already hold QQI (formerly FETAC)  Level 5 Occupational First Aid certification should attend one day Occupational First Aid Refresher Training within two years and 90 days of the date of the original training  to continue to be a certified Occupational First Aider.  On successful completion of the practical and written assessment certification is issued for a period of 2 years.

The course content for Occupational First Aid Refresher training is set by QQI and includes the following modules:

  • Unit 1 – First Aid in the Workplace
  • Unit 2 – Patient Assessment
  • Unit 3 – Respiratory Emergencies
  • Unit 4 – Cardiac First Response
  • Unit 5 – Wounds & Bleeding
  • Unit 6 – Altered Levels of Consciousness
  • Unit 7 – Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Unit 8 – Burns and scalds, chemicals, poison, electric shock

Prerequisites: Participants must hold a current Occupational First Aid certificate.  Refresher training must be attended within 2 years of original certificate.

Assessment: Assessment at the end of course is conducted by our trainer who is on the Register of Occupational First Aid Training Providers