Annual Refresher

Although it is not mandatory, the HSE strongly recommend that qualified First Aiders and Emergency First Aiders undertake an annual refresher course in order to keep their skills up-to-date. This is a short course to refresh your knowledge, skills and confidence in First Aid.

Syllabus

Responsibilities

Communication skills

Primary Assessment

Top-to-toe survey

Recovery Position 

Action for vomit

Resuscitation

Chain of Survival 

Wounds and bleeding

Bandaging 

Hygiene