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First Aid

The goal of the First Aid course is to help students gain the knowledge and skills necessary to provide First Aid and lay rescuer level CPR until more advanced help is available.

Course Overview

First Aid courses CAN include adult and/or pediatric CPR/AED training.

The goal of the First Aid course is to help students gain the knowledge and skills necessary to provide First Aid and lay rescuer level CPR until more advanced help is available.

The techniques you practice will cover adult, child, and infant skills in 1 person CPR, conscious choking, unconscious choking, AED, and First Aid.

Learning Objectives

Introductory First Aid Training

  • Welcome
  • Latest Guideline Updates
  • The Five Fears of CPR Rescue
  • Accessing EMS with Technology

Medical Emergencies

  • Heart Attacks
  • Strokes

Choking

  • Adult, Child, Infant Choking (Conscious)
  • Adult, Child, Infant Choking (Unconscious)

Bleeding and Shock

  • Capillary, Venous, Arterial Bleeding
  • Shock Management

Sudden Illness and Injury

  • Mechanism of Injury
  • Secondary Survey
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Amputation
  • Head, Neck, and Back Injuries
  • Seizure
  • Eye Injuries
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Snake Bites
  • Diabetes
  • Burns

Heat and Cold Emergencies

  • Snow Safety - Prevention, Hypothermia, Frostbite
  • Heat and Cold Emergencies

Prevention

  • Car Backing
  • Child Proofing the Home
  • Poison Control
  • Pool Safety
  • Child Abuse and Neglect

Bloodborne Pathogens

  • Reducing Your Risk
  • Glove Removal
  • Hand Hygiene
  • Cost $50
  • Duration 3.5 Hours
  • Formats Instructor Led, Blended