Although it is not mandatory, the HSE strongly recommend that HSE qualified First Aiders and Emergency First Aiders undertake an annual refresher course in order to keep their skills up-to-date and refreshed.
The qualification period for both groups of First Aiders is 3-years. It was felt that this period was too long without any additional training.
A minimum of 3 hours, consisting of theoretical and practical activities.
A range of subjects is covered including:-
A certificate of attendance will be issued.
It is recommended that no more than 16 students attend this course.
Students from the age of 14 can attend this course.