First Aid Training - uPCOMING COURSES

One day course - Subjects covered will include :   

  • Concussion
  • Performing CPR
  • Accessing and Use of a Defibrillator
  • Injury management and shock (To include bleeding injury, musculoskeletal injury.)
  • What to do in the event of ( Falls, horse kicks, etc ) 

Course accredited by Dr. Jennifer Pugh IHRB Senior Medical Officer & Order of Malta. Certs will be provided.

Fully funded course by HRI H&S in conjunction with the ITBA.       

Remaining dates:

  • 5th December - Fairyhouse Racecourse

Health, Safety and Well-being Guide for Horse breeding and Racing Sectors 

The guide has been broken down into the order of subject areas listed below:

Insurance implications; Health and safety legislation in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland; Specific responsibilities of industry staff members and general responsibilities of all employees; Safety statements and the principles of risk management; Policies and SOPs, with examples and samples of such documents; Induction and training programmes, including health safety and well-being programmes and employee welfare; Emergency planning and procedures; Pandemic response planning; Accident reporting and general record keeping.

Further downloadable documents will be available soon. Limited amount of printed documents that can be posted out to interested parties. Contact or call 0864425226.


Click the button below to view our Health & Safety checklist and risk assessments documents. 

Health & Safety Videos

Useful Links

The Irish Racehorse Trainers Association

The Irish Stable Staff Association

The Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Association

The Workplace Relations Commission