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First Aid Awareness

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Agriculture
Course Duration

3 hours

Course Location

Various

First Aid Awareness

The First Aid Awareness courses are open to farmers, farm employees and farm family members. Workshops will provide the participants with the key skills that have the potential to save a life and reduce the impact of a farm accident.

Course Overview

Training is provided in:

  • Face-to-face workshops at local venues across Northern Ireland, and
  • Online webinars that are followed up with a short practical session at a local venue.

As well as the advertised ‘Open’ courses, workshops can be organized to accommodate local rural community groups, farmer groups, etc.

Who are the workshops for?

The courses are FREE and available to everyone linked to a farm business including farmers, members of the farm family and employees.

Workshop content

Workshops provide information on how to deal with a medical emergency on the farm. Training includes basic First Aid procedures for common farm based injuries, how to use the contents of a First Aid kit and awareness of tools/technologies to aid farm workers in emergency situations.

Dates and Registration
  • Monday 21st November 2022 – Donacavey  Church Hall, Fintona, Omagh – 7.00pm
  • Tuesday 22nd November 2022 – Tirgan Community Hall, Moneymore – 7.00pm
  • Thursday 1st December 2022 – Carrickmore Primary School, Carrickmore – 7.00pm
  • Thursday 8th December 2022 – Galloon Parish Church, Newtownbutler – 7.00pm
  • Tuesday 13th December 2022 – Largeness Centre, Tully Mill, Enniskillen – 7.00pm
  • Monday 9th January 2023 – Floyd’s in Ballymagorry, Strabane – 7.30pm
  • Wednesday 11th January 2023 – Coa Chapel Road, Ballinamallard – 7.00pm
  • Thursday 19th January 2023 – McKenna Community Centre, Newtownards – 7.00pm
  • Mondau 13th March 2023 – Mulnagore Orange Hall, Dungannon – 7.00pm
How to book?

If you would like to attend this course or are interested in organising training for a local group, please contact Global Horizon Skills on 028 822 56772 / 028 822 50544 or email: fiona@ghskills.com

Booking Terms and Conditions

CAFRE Booking terms and conditions are available by clicking here.

Global Horizon Skills

Key Contact

Global Horizon Skills
Course Facilitator

(028) 8225 6772 catherine@ghskills.com
Part of the Farm Business Improvement Scheme in the Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 and part funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs
The European Agriculture Fund for Rural Development
Rural Development Programme