First aid program consists of Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (first aid) program, Emergency First Response program provides extensive CPR and first aid instruction, as well as Automated External Defibrillator recommended components (AED), conscious choking adult skill and emergency oxygen use orientation.
Accidents and illnesses happen every day. Some people need only a helping hand while others may suffer serious permanent injuries without help. By mastering Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (first aid) course skills you can render important care to those in need.
Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) course covers emergency care for most life threatening emergencies. Participants focus on primary care through knowledge development, skills development and realistic scenario practice.
The major skills learned in this course are: Scene Assessment Barrier Use Primary Assessment Rescue Breathing One Rescuer, Adult Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Serious Bleeding Management Shock Management Spinal Injury Management You might also perform the recommended Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Orientation, learn how to tend to a conscious choking adult or have an orientation to emergency oxygen use.
Emergency First Response Secondary Care (first aid) course covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life threatening or when local EMS is unavailable or delayed.
Participants focus on secondary assessments and the appropriate first aid through knowledge development, skills development and realistic scenario practice. Skills include: Injury Assessment Illness Assessment Bandaging Splinting for Dislocations and Fractures Emergency First Response course is designed for anyone interested in acquiring or updating CPR and first aid skills and also prerequisite for earning your PADI Rescue Diver and Divemaster.