First Aid and Ambulance Cover for events


St John Ambulance Ireland is a leading provider of first aid and ambulance services throughout Ireland.  We pride ourselves on our long tradition of providing first aid services to the community and to event organisers, by choosing us you will benefit from our experience.

Our regular clients include GAA, IRFU, FAI, RDS, Athletics Ireland (AAI), League of Ireland, Dublin Zoo as well as thousands of community events across the length and breadth of the country.

For your event we can provide:

  • First Aiders.
  • Cardiac Responders (CFRC/A)
  • Emergency First Responders (EFR)
  • *Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT)
  • *Paramedics (P)
  • *Advanced Paramedics (AP)
  • Nurses
  • Doctors
  • Cycle Responders
  • Secure Radio Communications
  • Mobile treatment centres and field hospitals
  • A fleet of professionally-equipped ambulances
  • Standalone equipment, including oxygen therapy, defibrillators, carry chairs and stretchers.

*Our EMTs, Paramedics and Advanced Paramedics are certified by PHECC and are approved to implement PHECC’s Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs).

To arrange event cover, please complete the Event Cover Application Form. This is an editable PDF, so can be downloaded to your computer, completed electronically, saved, and returned by email to

If you so choose, you may print, complete by hand, and post it to:

National Operations Administrator
St John Ambulance Ireland,
29 Upper Leeson St,
Dublin 4
D04 PX94

On receipt of the completed application, we will contact you to discuss first aid cover for your event.

Headquarters contact details

St John Ambulance Ireland
29 Upper Leeson Street
Dublin 4
D04 PX94

tel: (0)1 668 8077

For local division contact details, please click here.

Gift Certificate

Looking for a unique gift? Why not consider giving a gift of learning a new skill which may save a life. This gift certificate is an ideal present for anyone interested in First Aid or is interested in learning a new skill.

Donate to us

We receive no State funding. We are entirely dependent on contributions from the public and donations made to the Organisation for services rendered by our volunteer members.

All donations, however small, are therefore greatly appreciated.

Volunteer with us

We are always looking for bright and enthusiastic people who enjoy team work and want to learn new skills.

St John Ambulance is made up of volunteers from every walk in life, from those professionally involved with pre-hospital care to people who had no previous experience of first aid prior to joining the organisation.