Cardiac First Response Community

Our Cardiac First Response Community is designed to give participants the knowledge to provide CPR to people in Cardiac Arrest & to Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Safely.

Who should attend this Cardiac First Response Community course?

Anyone who wants to be Trained in CPR & Defibrillator Skills, Especially those working in the Healthcare Sector Such as nurses and those is Social or Residential Care.

Course Objectives

Learners who successfully complete this Cardiac First Response Community Course will:

  • Understand the responsibilities of CPR & Defibrillator use.
  • Be able to provide treatment for preserving life or minimising the consequences of injury until the arrival of medical aid

English is the language in which training is delivered. If participants wish to bring an interpreter they may do so but prior notice must be given to Philip & Son Training Consultants.

Course Programme

  1. Module 1: Basic Emergency Care  – On completion of Module 1 the student will be able to recognise the signs of a life-threatening emergency and can initiate basic life support to the person who suddenly collapses or is choking. The student will also learn the indications and administration of Aspirin.
  2. Module 2: Accessing and Use of an Automated External Defibrillator –  On completion of Module 2 the student will be able to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) without delay in accordance with the appropriate PHECC CPGs.
  3. Module 3: Safety and Communication – On completion of Module 3 the student will be able to activate the Emergency Medical Services and communicate effectively with other healthcare professionals in the continuum of care for the patient.

Methods of Training

This Course is Given by Use of Practical lead DVD Based Programme,


Continuous Assessment throughout course –  PHECC/PSTC Certificate in Cardiac First Response community on completion


4 hours based on a Group of 6 people per 1 Tutor


All our Tutors are fully Certified PHECC Cardiac First Response  Instructor

Onsite Training:

This course can be in your premise Starting from €30 per person contact us today for a quote

Public course dates:

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