About this course
Cardiac First Response – Instructor Training Course is designed to enable participants to deliver Cardiac First Response- Community or Advanced training.
A pre requisite for entry onto a CFR-Instructor course is that an individual has certified at provider level within the last 12 months. The level of certification will determine the level at which they may apply for instructor training.
This course takes Two days to complete with 3 monitoring sessions upon completion
Two Day Instructional Methods Course Three Training Delivery Monitoring Sessions for CFR
Upon successful completion of this course participants will receive a PHECC CFR-Instructor certificate which is valid for 2 years.
Appropriate CFR Level Assessment
1 session observing a CFR course
1 session assisting on a CFR course
1 session delivering a CFR course
Cardiac First Responder Manual
CPR Pocket Facemask
Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Red Card
Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council CFR Training DVD
Post Course Information
A CFR-Instructor has two options to deliver PHECC approved training and certification post completion of CFR Instructors Course:
- Join an existing recognised institution as a member of their faculty
- Apply to PHECC for recognition of institution and seek course approval for CFR.
Further information can be found on the PHECC website.
Our Cardiac First Responder Instructors
Dermot is a qualified advanced paramedic with a diploma in Emergency medical technology from Northeastern University and an higher diploma in Emergency medical science from UCD. Along with Dermot’s many years of clinical practice he also holds a Cardiac First Responder Advanced Instructor certificate and a diploma in continuing education and training from NUIM.
Dan is a qualified paramedic with a diploma in Emergency medical technology from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and a graduate diploma in emergency medical science from UCD. Along with Dan’s many years of clinical practice he also holds a Cardiac First Responder Advanced Instructor certificate and a diploma in continuing education and training from NUIM.
Terry is a qualified advanced paramedic with a diploma in Emergency medical technology from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, a graduate diploma in emergency medical science and an MSc in Emergency medical science both from UCD. Along with Terry’s many years of clinical practice he also holds a Cardiac First Responder Advanced Instructor certificate and a Beecher Instructional methods certificate. Terry is also a PHECC tutor.
Troy has been a consultant with DX2 Training Solutions since 2011, he currently holds a BBS in emergency services and a Dip in emergency medical technology from Northeastern university in the USA giving him Paramedic status here in Ireland. Troy is a multi disciplined instructor delivering multiple courses across our suite, his instructor qualifications are visible on his Linkedin profile. Troy has a keen interest in running and cycling and is also a avid golfer.