Our diabetes course teaches participants how to administer life saving emergency first aid and also how to deal with diabetic emergencies.

Course Overview:

Cardiac First Response with Glucagon training is designed to provide the participants with the ability to recognise several life-threatening emergencies and respond in an effective safe and appropriate manner. Participants will learn how to administer the appropriate response / medicine, report and record their actions and understand their roles and responsibilities as per legislation SI 449.

Cardiac First Response (CFR) – Adult, Child or Infant

  • Cardiac Arrest
  • How to perform cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator – AED
  • Place a person in the Recovery (safe airway) Position
  • Recognise and treat Choking and Airway Obstruction
  • Aspirin Administration for Heart Attack
  • Carry out a FAST assessment for Stroke


  • Recognise a person with hypoglycaemia
  • Take and record a blood sugar measurement using a glucometer
  • Safe Glucagon administration
  • Understand roles and responsibilities as per legislation SI 449
  • Safe medicine storage and record keeping protocols


Who Should Attend:Anyone from any organisation: : pre-schools, national schools, secondary schools, crèches, sports clubs, sports venues, retail outlets, restaurants, train/bus stations, etc.
Manual:PHECC CFR Student Handbook
Duration:6-8 hours (Depending on modules selected)
Participation:Maximum of 6 participants
Certificate:Certificate issued to each participant upon successful completion of the course
Certificate Valid For:2 years
Accreditation:Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council – PHECC
Course Cost:Please contact us for details
Medicines Service:We offer an optional Medicines Service for your organisation, please contact us for details.


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Allergy Lifestyle’s Training and Mission Statement

Allergy Lifestyle Ltd mission is to provide a range of services to the public to minimise any medical impact on persons with serious and life threatening allergies throughout Ireland. We provide training courses to members of the community which will help create a safer community and help save lives

We believe we can have a positive impact on our community by giving people the skills to recognise and treat acute medical emergencies thereby saving lives. We aim to make our courses interesting and engaging by using a practical approach where trainees can put to practical use the information and skills they learn in a safe training environment. This gives them the confidence to put their skills to use in the event of a real life emergency.

We aim to provide a defined standard of care by ongoing development and implementation of operational standards, standard operating procedures, defined training methods and measurement of service provision. We look forward to being part of an integrated emergency medical system working alongside our fellow organisations and agencies under the guidance of the HSE and PHECC. As an organisation we welcome the opportunity to sign up to and be part of national standards prescribed by the PHECC including training standards.

We are dedicated to providing a high quality training service.

Allergy Lifestyle Ltd has been operating in Ireland since 2013