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CPR, First Aid & AED Certification

(Course # CPRAED-911)

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CPR, First Aid & AED certification program is available to anyone with the desire to assist in the caring of someone else life until qualified EMS (Emergency Medical Staff) arrive.

 

Participants will learn to:

  • Recognize a medical emergency
  • Handle breathing and cardiac emergencies
  • Act appropriately and effectively and sustain life until professional help arrives
  • Prevent disease transmission
  • Identify and care for bleeding, sudden illness, and injuries

 

Heart disease is the most common cause of death in the United States.  Knowing how and when to respond to a heart emergency is a critical lifesaving skill. Learning the techniques through CPR/First Aid/AED certification will ensure that you are prepared to assess the scene for safety and respond when faced with a heart attack, cardiac arrest, airway obstruction, or another emergency.

Course covers:

BASIC CPR

  • CPR Basics – Including an overview of scene and victim assessment, how and when
    to determine if care is needed, when to call EMS, and good Samaritan laws.
  • Adult CPR, Child CPR, Infant CPR
  • Airway Obstruction Identification and Remedy

STANDARD FIRST AID

  • First Aid Basics – An overview of scene and victim assessment,
    how and when to determine if First Aid care is needed,
    when to call EMS, and Good Samaritan laws.
  • Medical Emergencies, Injury Emergencies,
    Environmental Emergencies, Weather Emergencies,
  • Poison Emergencies, Rescuing and Moving Victims

AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATOR (AED) BASICS

Covers general AED topics such as:

  • Information about the human heart
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • The chain of survival
  • How to identify and differentiate a heart attack and cardiac arrest event
    and treat accordingly
  • Includes areas such as when to retrieve and use the device
  • Pad placement
  • Differences in adult, child, and infant methods
  • How and when to deliver a shock, and administer simultaneous CPR

 

Each Student Will Receive:

  • CPR, First Aid, AED materials, and supplemental handouts

Note: Certificate and Qualification Wallet Card Issued Upon Successful Completion.