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Keep your staff safe in the workplace with an Irish Red Cross training course. From first aid response to manual handling, the Irish Red Cross offers courses to suit all workplace needs.

We ensure that your staff are trained to the highest standard, and we keep your company up to date with the latest legal requirements for first aid at work. Call us today to discuss the options for your students or to book a first aid training course (01) 6424679 or lo-call 1890 502 502.

Irish Red Cross training can be provided at your company premises or at one of our nationwide training centres.
From the 1st June our QQI accredited Occupational First Aid course will be replaced with First Aid Response. First Aid Response is run over 3 consecutive working days. On completion your staff will receive a First Aid Response PHECC certificate, valid for 2 years. The First Aid Response refresher course takes 2 days and offers a PHECC certificated qualification on completion, valid for 2 years. Until the 1st January we will continue to teach the Occupational First Aid refresher one day course.

Manual Handling training for your staff takes just half a day and gives attendees a thorough understanding of the correct principles for handling loads. This course gives a practical understanding of how to keep your back healthy at work. For those working in nursing or care roles, we also recommend Irish Red Cross People Moving training. Call us today to find the course most suited to your needs.
In just 1 day, you’re Fire Wardens and Marshalls can learn all the necessary skills needed for keeping your workforce safe in the event of a fire. Irish Red Cross Fire Marshal courses are led by experienced instructors and Fire Service personnel. Give your staff the knowledge they need to for fire safety, prevention and control.

For Childcare professionals we also offer paediatric first aid courses, see here for more details.

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All courses are available nationwide and can be booked by emailing us at or by contacting our training team on 01 6424679 or lo-call 1890 502 502.

Training course available from the Irish Red Cross:

• First Aid Response & First Aid Response Refresher

• Emergency Practical First Aid ( Specifically designed for schools)

• Manual Handling

• People Moving

• Fire Marshal

• Practical first aid

• First Aid for Students

• Family & Paediatric First Aid

• First Aid for Road Users

• Emergency first aid

• AED, CPR and Cardiac First Responder training are available in 4 hour courses.

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