Project Description

What is basic first aid?

This 1 – day training course is particularly suited to anyone who is likely to have to respond to emergencies in the home, workplace or in the community.


On completion of this basic first aid course participants will be able to:    

  • Deal with First Aid emergencies
  • Understand and demonstrate essential lifesaving skills
Basic first aid content includes:
  • Principles of treatment,
  • Patient approach & examination,
  • Wounds and bleeding,
  • Head injuries,
  • Dressings and bandages,
  • Shock – fainting,
  • Unconsciousness,
  • Recovery position,
  • Asphyxia and its causes,
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation practical,
  • Treating foreign bodies, chemical splashes,
  • Burns and scalds,
  • Blood and the circulation system, and
  • Fractures, Sprains, strains and dislocations
Course content includes:
  • classroom presentation;
  • discussions are held throughout this basic first aid course;
  • Course handouts, training records, evaluation forms are also provided.

1 Day 

Maximum Participants



Successful participants will receive a Basic First Aid Certificate. Certificate valid for 2 years. 


€95 p/p

Group Discount

If you are a company, community group, crèche or an individual who can co-ordinate a group of 10 people, you can avail of a group discount.

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend, in order to secure a refund, you must notify us at least 72 hours in advance. Otherwise course fees will not be refunded but we may, at our discretion, be able to offer you a place on an alternative date.