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Course Aim: To provide students with the basic techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and the relief of choking for adults, children and infants.

 

Course Structure: The course is run over a 4.5 hour duration and utilises the very latest technology to maximise student learning. The emphasis is on maximum practical skills training. 

 

Course Content Overview:

 

  • Early warning signs of Heart Attack
  • Patient Care Reporting
  • Basic principles of medication administration.
  • Recognition of Sudden Cardiac Death.
  • The Chain of Survival
  • Safe use of the Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Adult -Child & Infant.
  • Recognition of Stroke
  • FAST assessment of stroke patients.
  • Choking (Foreign Body Airway Obstruction) Adult Child & Infant.
  • Examination by skills assessment.

 

Course Tutors: Instructors delivering the course are AHA/IHF registered and are all practicing PHECC Practitioners with many years experience in delivering APR/AED training.

 

Course fee: €60 per student.

 

Certification: Successful students are issued with an IHF/AHA card, which is valid for two years.

 

How to apply: For further information please e-mail training@medicall.ie or phone (01) 4 966 933 or click Book a Course.