This program was created to help attendees develop basic first aid knowledge, skills, and the confidence to respond. This program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and conforms to the 2015 AHA and ARC Guidelines Update for First Aid.
This program is for our blended learning program. With blended learning, students will complete a large portion of the class online at your leisure, and will perfrom the hands-on skills assessment with an instructor. Students will receive a digital course book and a paper certification card with the successful completion of this course. This method allows you greater flexibility in how you may receive your certification.
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.
RECOGNIZED CERTIFICATION PERIOD
Certification is valid for up to 2 years
This program requires 2 1/2 to 3 hours for initial training, and less time for renewal training. Certification requires successful completion of a hands-on performance evaluation.
Basic First Aid, Blended
- First Aid provider
- Legal considerations
- Recognizing an emergency
- Deciding to help
- Personal safety
- Infectious bloodborne diseases
- Standard precautions
- Personal protective equipment
- Consent and implied consent
- Good samaritan laws
- Poisoning and poisoning hotlines
- Assessment of patient
- Control of bleeding
- Spinal and brain injuries
- Breathing difficulties
- And so much more!