Cardiac First Response  (Glyceryl Trinitrate)

Course Details:

The Cardiac First Response (Glyceryl Trinitrate) course is aimed at members of the public as well as health care professionals. The course meets all the requirements set out by the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council.



On completion of the Cardiac First Response (Glyceryl Trinitrate) course participants will be able to:

  • Recognise the signs of a life threatening emergency
  • Respond in an effective, safe and appropriate manner to a life threatening emergency, utilising basic life support skills
  • Retrieve and use, if required, an AED during a cardiac arrest
  • Report and record actions appropriately and handover to emergency medical services
  • React to a person with severe angina

The course includes:

  • Cardiac Emergencies.
  •  Aspirin Administration.
  •  Defibrillator (AED).
  • Respiration & Airway obstruction.
  • Infant / Child / Adult C.P.R.
  • Angina recognition
  • Safe Drug administration
  • Glyceryl Trinitrate administration

Duration: 7hrs

Participation: Maximum of 6.

Certification: 2 Year certification of Competence, recognised by Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council, following successful assessments.

Contact Seamus on 061-595290 or email to orgainse training