DX2 Institute of Pre-Hospital Education Programmes
The Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council accredited NQEMT Emergency Medical Technician Programme is designed to meet the needs of prospective EMT’s who wish to enter the field of Pre-Hospital Care. This programme is offered in both full and part time modes
This PHECC certified course is aimed at healthcare professionals and covers some advanced skills such as oxygen administration and suplerglotic airway insertion.
The Difficult Airway EMS course is an internationally recognised course on airway management. With a one day responder and two day practitioner course available this is a must for anyone involved in pre-hospital emergency care.
A five day Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council recognised course, ideal for those operating in a first responder role, CFR groups or retained fire services.
This programme has been designed to support paramedic & AP practitioners consolidate their learning of anatomy and physiology. The programme includes a 12 month subscription to our A&P interactive software and a monthly facilitated online peer supported learning sessions.
This Programme is aimed at those with a base medical knowledge wishing to upskill on specific paediatric related emergencies. Both 2 day and hybrid versions are available making the course accessible .
NAEMT All Hazards Disaster Response AHDR
The All Hazards Disaster Response (AHDR) course teaches students how to respond to the many types of disaster scenarios, including natural disasters and infrastructure failings, fires and radiological events, pandemics, active shooter incidents, and other mass casualty events.
NAEMT Advanced Medical Life Support AMLS
This Programme is aimed at those wishing to enhance their knowledge of assessment techniques. With a responder and practitioner version available this programme is accessible to this involved in pre-hospital and in hospital care.
NAEMT Geriatric Education for EMS GEMS
GEMS courses enhance practitioner knowledge and education around geriatric medicine. With a core and practitioner version available, this course is applicable to anyone working within a pre-hosptal environment
NAEMT Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support PHTLS
NAEMT’s Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) is recognized around the world as the leading continuing education program for prehospital emergency trauma care. With a one day responder and two day practitioner course this is suitable for anyone involved in pre-hospital care.
NAEMT’s EMS Safety course teaches students how to protect themselves and their patients while on the job. It promotes a culture of safety and helps reduce the number of on-the-job fatalities and injuries.
NAEMT Psychological Trauma in EMS Patients PTEP
NAEMT’s Psychological Trauma in EMS Patients (PTEP) course gives EMS practitioners the resources they need to help alleviate patients’ hidden wounds – intense fear, stress and pain – during a medical emergency.
This addition to Manual Handling covers specific information and skills for those whose role requires moving or handling of people.
Learn the skills of CPR & Defibrillator use with this Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council certified Cardiac First Responder course.
Responder Medication Education
This specialist PHECC Accredited training course is aimed at those working with persons with the potential for a severe allergic reaction and includes the administration of an epi pen auto injector.
This specialist PHECC Accredited training course is aimed at those working with persons with Asthma and includes the administration of a Salbutamol (ventolin) Inhaler.
This specialist PHECC Accredited training course is aimed at those working with persons with diabetes and includes the administration of a Glucagon intramuscular injection.
This specialist PHECC Accredited training course is aimed at those working with persons with the potential for an opiate overdose and includes the administration of a Naloxone Intramuscular Injection.
This 2 day PHECC certified Instructor training programme is available at both Community and Advanced levels.
This QQI Level 6 training programme enables successful learners to design and deliver Manual Handling training within their organisation.
This QQI Level 6 three day add on to Manual handling instructor award is necessary for those who wish to instruct patient handling
The latest PHECC Instructor award, First Aid Response instructor can be obtained by completion of this course.
This Programme is designed to offer participants the knowledge and skills to achieve a nomination for a PHECC educational award at assistant tutor or tutor level. QQI level 6 training and development is included in this programme.