FIRST AID WITH CPR & AED
This program is by far our most commonly attended class. This first aid, CPR and AED combination class was created to provide the community with a comprehensive course. This program helps develop first aid knowledge, skills, and the confidence to respond. First Aid with CPR and AED combination training is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and conforms to the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR, ECC, and First Aid.
This program is designed for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers, but desire or are required to be certified in basic emergency medical care, including certification in CPR and the use of an AED.
RECOGNIZED CERTIFICATION PERIOD
Certification is valid for up to 2 years
This program requires 4-5 hours for initial training, and less time for renewal training. Certification requires successful completion of a hands-on performance evaluation.
- First Aid provider
- Legal considerations
- Recognizing an emergency
- Deciding to help
- Personal safety
- Infectious bloodborne diseases
- Standard precautions
- Personal protective equipment
- Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
- Emergency moves
-Sudden cardiac arrest
- Early defribillation
- Cardiac arrest
- Rescue breaths
- CPR masks and shields
- AED use (adult, child, and infant)
- Recovery position
- Multiple provider CPR
- Control of bleeding
- Altered mental status
- And so much more!