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Irish Red Cross First Aid Day – 20th Sept – Free First Aid App!

This Friday, 20th September, is Irish Red Cross First Aid Day, and to celebrate the Irish Red Cross are launching a FREE First Aid App! The First Aid App features easy to follow tips for more than 20 common first aid scenarios including how to treat burns, breaks, strains and sprains and what to do […]

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EFR Training Programme – November 2013

The next Irish Red Cross Emergency First Responder Training Programme will take place on the following dates: Module 1:  2nd & 3rd November 2013 Module 2: 16th & 17th November 2013 Module 3: 30th November & 1st December 2013   Time: Course will run from 09:00 – 18.00 each day   Possible venues include Kilbehenny, Limerick, Cork, Slane, Dublin and Connemara (depending on numbers) […]

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EFR Spring 2013 results

Hi guys, The results are out for the Spring 2013 course. Please check your emails and remind anyone in your group who may not have heard. Thanks

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EFR Exam Nomination – Spring 2013

Don’t forget to nominate yourself for upcoming EFR exams in Dublin or Cork in May! To nominate, go to and go to Exam Nomination Form. This can ONLY be submitted online, and the closing date for receipt of forms is midnight April 30th…so get filling those forms!

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New Member of the EFR Sub Group

At the Training Working Group meeting last week Claire Doran was formally appointed to the EFR Sub Group. Claire has already been working with the Sub Group on the National Exams and will take that role within the EFR Sub Group. Welcome Claire 🙂

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EFR Website Launched!

On behalf of the Irish Red Cross Training Working Group I am pleased to commend this new, interim Red Cross website to Irish Red Cross members who are Emergency First Response (EFR) students, existing EFR certificate holders and those members needing to re-certify in EFR. EFR is the IRCs senior clinical training course at responder […]

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Greetings colleagues! We’re a few days away from launching a brand new resource site for EFR candidates, examiners and course coordinators. This site will contain all information relating to the Irish Red Cross EFR Programme, and all resources including presentations, handouts, sample exam, exam nomination form etc. An integral part of our new site will […]

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