EFR Primary and Secondary Care

Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (First Aid) teaches participants how to respond to life-threatening emergencies.  This course focuses on primary care and secondary care through a combination of knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice to make sure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise. 

Suitable for?

This course is suited for anyone and is very similar to that of the Emergency First Aid at Work with a Blended element to cover the many extra units.

It would most likely suit:

  • Scuba Divers
  • Sports Coaches
  • Fitness Coaches

You will need to complete this course if you are thinking about becoming an EFR Instructor.

The online section of this course must be completed before attending the face-to-face training

What's covered:

Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (First Aid). Emergency First Response Secondary Care (first aid) covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life threatening. Participants focus on secondary assessment and first aid through knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practise. Includes first aid treatment reference for the following emergencies: Allergic Reactions (incl. anaphylaxis), Asthma, Bruises, Burns, Chemical Burns, Choking (adult, child, infant), CPR (adult, child, infant), Cuts, Dental Injuries, Diabetic Problems, Dislocations and Fractures, Electrical Injuries, Eye Injuries, First Aid Kit Assembly, Fish Spine Injury, Frostbite, Heat Exhaustion, Heatstroke, Heart Attack, Hypothermia, Insect Stings, Jellyfish Stings, Octopus Bites, Poisoning, Scrapes, Seizures, Snake Bites, Spider Bites, Sprains and Strains, Stroke, Temperature Related Injuries and Venomous Bites and Stings.

This course is HSE/PADI/EFR compliant.

Need to know

  • This course is HSE & PADI/EFR compliant
  • Delegates receive our FREE Primary and Secondary Care Manual
  • Each candidate will receive an EFR Primary and Secondary Care eCard and Certificate valid for 3 years
  • Accreditation is with Emergency First Response

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Further information about this qualification

Cost - £495.00 per group of up to 12 candidates.

Course Delivery: This Blended course is delivered part online (3 hours) and 3 hours face to face.

Certification: Valid for 3 Years.  

Accreditation: Emergency First Response. 

Duration: Approx. 3 hours face to face to complete.  3 hours part online course

Recognised by: HSE, Ofsted, PADI, ISI, ISA, HMIE, Estyn, Scouts Association, Girl Guiding, British Canoeing and Sports and Medical regulating bodies.

Progression - We would suggest the EFR First Aid at Work Initial course and Emergency First Response Instructor

“I am a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and Children’s Football Coach and this course was needed for me to progress. I found the trainer engaging, honest, full of knowledge and real like practical assistance throughout, thank you”. - Anthony Adams



Ready to book a training course? Give us a call on 020 3290 9014