Our courses range from one to five days, for more information please click on the course title below:

QQI Level 5 Occupational First Aid

Aim:

This QQI level 5 accredited course will develop learners as Occupational First Aiders.

Course Content:

  • First Aid in the workplace
  • Patient Assessment
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Cardiac first response
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Altered levels of consciousness
  • Musculosketal injuries
  • Burns and scalds, chemicals, electric shock

Course Objectives:

  • Prevent conditions getting worse
  • Save life
  • Promote recovery

Food Hygiene HACCP Level 1 & 2

Manual Handling Instructors Course

Aim:

The course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, skills and competency to deliver manual handling training.

Course Content:

  • Legislative Requirements and Health Benefit
  • Anatomy and Back Care
  • Ergonomic Principles and Risk Assessment
  • Manual Handling Principles and Techniques
  • Planning and Design of Manual Handling Training Programmes
  • Delivery of Manual Handling

Course Objectives:

  • To gain an understanding of the main components of current Health & Safety Legislation
  • To learn about the anatomy of the spine and back care
  • To identify the main risk factors for back injuries
  • To gain an understanding of the techniques for Manual Handling Risk Assessment
  • To gain an understanding of Ergonomic Principles
  • To introduce participants to manual handling principles and techniques
  • To develop the qualities necessary for effective manual handling instruction
  • To introduce participants to techniques for effective preparation for manual handling instruction
  • To develop skills for the competent delivery and evaluation of manual handling training
  • To develop skills for better presentation and communication
  • To practice the skills of course preparation and delivery
  • To demonstrate their understanding of the process of preparing and delivering a manual handling course

IOSH Managing Safely

Aim:

IOSH Managing Safely is for managers and supervisors in any sector and any organisation. It is designed to get managers up-to-speed on the practical actions they need to  take to handle safety & health in their teams.

 

Course Content:

  • Introducing Managing Safely
  • Assessing risks
  • Controlling risks
  • Understanding responsibilities
  • Understanding hazards
  • Investigating incidents
  • Measuring performance
  • Protecting our environment

Course Objective:

To give managers an awareness of all they need to know to help them handle health and safety in their teams. The flexible new high impact programme covers all the main health and safety issues, and includes a session tackling the environment.

First Aid

Aim:

The course is designed to provide participants with a basic understanding of key First Aid situations and their treatment.

Course Content:

  • Patient Assessment
  • Bleeding
  • Wounds
  • Strains & Sprains
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Shock
  • Electric shock
  • Head injuries – altered levels of consciousness
  • Burns & scalds
  • Heart attacks and CPR

Course Objectives:

  • Save life
  • Prevent conditions getting worse
  • Promote recovery

Infection Control