13
Oct
€399
9:30 am — 4:30 pm
DX2 Training Solutions
Columba House Airside

Swords, Co Dublin Ireland
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Course Dates

This course is delivered over two weekends with dates as follows

Friday 13th October

Saturday 14th October

Sunday 15th October

Saturday 21st October

Sunday 22nd October

The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council, PHECC CFR Advanced, PHECC CFR

  • About this course

    An Emergency First Responder (EFR) is a person trained in Cardiac First Response that possesses additional knowledge and skills in the assessment and management of patients in a pre-hospital environment. An EFR may be part of the emergency medical services, a healthcare practitioner or a member of the public who has undertaken a recognised EFR course.

  • Entry Criteria

    1. The recommended minimum age for entry is eighteen.
    2.  Certification in CFR (CFR Advanced or CFR Community). Certification in Occupational First Aid or First Aid Response
    3. All course participants should be mature enough to comprehend the knowledge, skills and implications associated with defibrillation and have a maturity to complete assessment to receive certification.
    4. This course is delivered in English as such an acceptable level of English to assimilate and relay the information in the course is required. For further information see our English Language policy
  • Course Duration

    The duration of this course is five days.

     

  • Course Modules

    Primary Survey

    Secondary Survey

    Anatomy and physiology

    Continuum of pre-hospital emergency care

    Principles of lifting and moving

    Pharmacology

    Airway and ventilation

    Respiratory emergencies

    Cardiac First Response

    Cardiovascular emergencies

    General medical emergencies

    Bleeding, Shock and soft tissue injuries

    Musculoskeletal, head and spinal injuries

    Paediatrics

    Childbirth

    Information management

    Communications

    The well-being of the EFR

    Infection prevention and control

    Medico-legal issues concerning the EFR

  • Certification

    Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council certificate in Emergency First Response which is valid for 3 years.  It is also necessary to retain Cardiac First Response certificate every 2 years.

     

  • Assessment

    Learners will be continually assessed throughout the course on the practical skills acquired .
    There is also a formative assessment consisting of:

    1. Demonstration of EFR skills against the PHECC assessment sheets.
    2.  The EFR multiple choice question paper exam of 40 questions; 80% pass mark.

    Learners are asked to review the responder examination handbook available on this page prior to course commencement.

  • What’s Included

    Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Certificate

    CPR Pocket Mask

    Emergency First Response Handbook

    Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Red Card

    PrePre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Certification

EFR Training Standards & Clinical Practice Guidelines

Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council Education & Training Standards

The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council, PHECC CFR Advanced, PHECC CFR

Emergency First Response Clinical Practice Guidelines

Emergency first response, PHECC EFR, EFR PHECC, PHECC emergency first response, PHECC emergency first responder,

Our Emergency First Response Instructors

Terry Dore DX2 Training Solutions

Terry Dore

Lead Instructor
+353 1 4427650

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.

Dermot Murray DX2 Training Solutions

Dermot Murray

Instructor
+353 1 4427650

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 Davern, Dan Davern

Dan Davern

Instructor
+353 1 4427650

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.

Details

Start:
October 13 @ 9:30 am
End:
October 22 @ 4:30 pm
Cost:
€399
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Website:
http://www.dx2.ie
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DX2 Training Solutions
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DX2 Training Solutions
Phone:
+35314427650
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www.dx2.ie

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