In these challenging economic times managers report spending hours of valuable time between sourcing a separate trainer for each of the courses and keeping on top of who needs what training and when.

IMT Services aim to address these issues by providing training on the following courses either independently or in a structured, timely, and cost effective 1-3 day programme.


Manual & People Handling

Course includes:
• Current legislation
• Anatomy and physiology of the back and back injuries
• Hazard identification
• Risk assessment of tasks
• 8 principles of lifting a load safely
• Practical component addresses the 5 lifts and a range of common movements of a client/resident/patient


CPR, AED and Community First Responder

Course includes:
• Performing effective chest compressions and rescue breaths in the event of a cardiorespiratory arrest on Adults, Children (and Infants if required)
• The opportunity to practice using a training AED
• Recognising and responding appropriately to a person having a heart attack, stroke or choking


Infection Prevention and Control*

Course includes:
• Chain of infection
• The importance of patient susceptibility and the need for safe practice at all times
• General principles of infection prevention and control
• WHO 5 moments of hand hygiene
• Standard precautions including hand washing/hygiene practical
• Outbreak management
* full or half-day programmes available


Fire Safety and Evacuation

Course includes:
Basic fire training (2.5 hours)
• Relevant legislation, duties of employees and employers
• The chemistry, development and spread of fire
• Fire and portable fire extinguisher classifications
• Fire hazards and fire prevention in the workplace
• Your role in the event of a fire
• Evacuation procedures (company
• Selection and use of appropriate firefighting equipment

Fire Warden Training (3.5 hours)
As above plus:
• Roles and responsibilities of the fire warden
• Fire risk assessment and prevention procedures
• Practical exercises


Recognising and Responding to Elder Abuse in a Residential Care Setting Course includes:

• The main forms of abuse
• Over view of the 2013 service report
• Identify care practices that might lead or contribute to Elder Abuse
• Managing disclosure

Basic Life Support Training

Basic Life Support – Irish Heart Foundation

One Day Course aimed at all healthcare workers

  • BLS course teaches both single rescue and team basic life support skills for use both pre-hospital and in healthcare facilities with a focus on high quality CPR.
  • Adult, Child and Infant BLS in the event of cardio respiratory arrest.

Course includes:

High Quality CPR Compressions, Bag Mask Device & AED, Special Considerations, Choking & Team Rescues

Primary Food Safety Course

This training course is for all Catering Employees in Hospitality, Retail, Industry & Healthcare

Course Contents

  • Introduction to Food Safety
  • Microbiological Hazards
  • Food Contamination
  • HACCP from Food Delivery to Storage
  • HACCP from Food Preparation to Cooking & Service
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Food Premises and Equipment
  • Pest Control
  • Cleaning and Disinfecting
  • Food Safety Law and Enforcement

Environmental Health Association Ireland EHAI Accredited (includes Workbook)

Delivered over 2no. Half Days

IMT Services Company Accredited with Registered Tutor                Delivered over 1 day

Towards a Restraint Free Environment

Course includes:
• Policy background and legislation
• Protection of older people
• General principles for individual and nursing home decision making
• Evaluation and reporting the use of restraints


Other Courses Available

• Occupational First Aid (Full QQI Level 5 award or 1 day refresher)
• Basic Food Safety
• HACCP Training
• Venepuncture
• Cannulation
• IV Drug & Fluid Administration
• Managing Subcutaneous Fluids in a Residential Care Setting
• Medication Management
• Plus a wide range of QQI Level 5 modules leading to the full Healthcare Support Certificate
Please contact us for further information on any of the above courses

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IMT Services aim to address these issues by providing training on the following courses either independently or in a structured, timely, and cost-effective 1-3 day programme.

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