Basic principles, such as knowing to use an adhesive bandage or applying direct pressure on a wound, are often acquired passively through life experiences. However, to provide effective, life-saving first aid interventions requires instruction and practical training. This is especially true where it relates to potentially fatal illnesses and injurie. These procedures may be invasive, and carry a risk of further injury to the patient and the provider. As with any training, it is more useful if it occurs before an actual emergency. Upon completion of this course, you will know how to perform and explain standard first aid skills which include:
These are just a few subjects covered during the First Aid course.
AED (Automatic External Defibrillation)
CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation)
First Aid/CPR & AED
(Adult, Infant and Child)
A typical CPR class provides you with both knowledge and training in resuscitating a cardiac arrest victim. You will learn methods :
CPR classes are fairly intensive in nature, but they are of short duration too. At the end of the course, you will have to complete a written and practical exam. If you happen to pass both the exams, you will receive CPR certification with two year’s validity.
It is also important to prepare before attending a CPR class. Consult with your doctor and find out whether you have suffering from any kind of physical condition that will only act as a hurdle in the process of CPR training or not. This is required, because CPR classes are demanding physically. Therefore, students are advised to understand and determine their physical limitations and abilities before attending the classes.
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Medical Emergencies can happen at anytime. Given the large numbers of injuries and illness throughout the country, there is a high percentage that you will be needed in a medical emergency. These courses have been designed to help you acquire the proper knowledge to effectively assist in emergency situations. CPR, AED and First Aid emergency response skills will enable participants to give immediate care to a person who has been injured or is experiencing a sudden illness. Upon completion of the course, participants will perform and demonstrate knowledge of adult, child and infant CPR, obstructed airway, Automatic External Defibrillation (AED), comprehensive victim assessment, treatment for severe bleeding, wound care, shock, burns, bone, joint and muscle injuries, heat and cold exposure, and sudden illness. Satisfies first-time and renewal certifications.This will empower you to help save lives, support safer workplaces, schools and communities. Call now to get your certification!
One of the most important goals of this course is to have each participant come away from this training with the confidence and competence to actually perform these skills in an emergency situation. Hands-on practice is one of the most important elements in skills retention and self-confidence.
Recognizing the signs and symptoms of a Heart Attack is one of the most important elements of CPR and AED training. Another key element is understanding the difference between a Heart Attack and Sudden Cardiac Arrest. These topics will be explored thoroughly.
Other topics include: