About Us

At Advanta Safety we believe in developing long lasting professional relationships where our clients feel that they can rely on us for a user-friendly, flexible and cost effective service.

Since 2009 we have provided health & safety training to a wide range of clients around the country including the commercial, healthcare and construction sectors, schools, colleges, government agencies, creches, clubs and also directly to the public.

We deliver a range of programmes including First Aid for the workplace, Paediatric First Aid, Emergency and Basic First Aid, CPR and Defibrillation training, Manual Handling, People Moving & Handling (Patient Handling), Fire Safety, DSE Assessor's Course, as well as general Health & Safety training in the workplace.

We can also help you with your health & safety legal obligations, including carrying out risk assessments and safety statement updates.

Most of our courses can be delivered on site to suit our clients' requirements or alternatively, we run regular public courses at convenient locations around the country including Dublin, Louth, Meath, Westmeath, Kildare, Galway, Cork, Wexford, Waterford.

Our tutors and instructors are fully certified in their respective fields with many years experience behind them and are approved / certified by:

  • Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

  • Irish Heart Foundation (IHF)

  • Occupational First Aid Assessment Agency (OFAAA)

  • Education and Training Board (ETB)

  • National Examination Board in Occupational Safety & Health (NEBOSH)

Advanta Safety is a proud member of NISO (National Irish Safety Organisation) and of Fingal Dublin Chamber of Commerce.  


We pride ourselves on providing a friendly relaxed atmosphere in the classroom ensuring that all learners take the most out of their training experience.

In today's highly regulated environment, it has never been more important for business owners to make health and safety an integral part of the business strategy.  

Contact us today to see how we can help you to comply with your health & safety obligations.

Meet the Team

Edel O'Rourke Murtagh, Director

Edel set up Advanta Safety in 2009 and has over 20 years business experience covering a wide variety of fields.  She holds a PGDip. in Teaching & Learning and oversees the quality of the training and services provided by Advanta.  She also acts as Lead Instructor and holds qualifications in the areas of Occupational First Aid, Manual Handling, People Moving & Handling and NEBOSH Health & Safety certification. 

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Christopher Murtagh

Christopher has been involved in the retail and customer service sectors for the last number of years.  He holds a Masters in Environmental Health & Safety and a Bachelor of Education Degree from DCU.  He is responsible for developing new courseware and teaching methods within the company and also acts as our Health & Safety Consultant and Safety Training Advisor.  He brings with him a fresh and new approach to teaching and learning which is reflected in our programmes and policies.

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Jessica Coffey

Jessica has worked in both the Beauty and Childcare sectors for many years.  She is a passionate and dynamic instructor who designs and delivers a wide range of training courses.  With her background in Childcare she specialises in Paediatric First Aid, but is also qualified and experienced in the areas of Occupational First Aid, Manual Handling, People Moving & Handling, Fire Safety and Abrasive Wheels instruction.

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Advanta Safety

Hedgestown Road


Co. Dublin


P: (01) 5253166

E: info@advantasafety.com

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