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Participants must be age 16 or older
Who Should Attend
Those who must learn basic first aid and adult CPR
How You Will Benefit
Learn how to check the victim and contact emergency services.
Use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
Assess bleeding injuries, burns, fractures, heart attacks, strokes and poisonings
Understand how to transport victims.
Prevent disease transmission.
Checking the scene for safety
Checking the victim
Taking a history
Basic life support (BLS)
Cardio-pulmonary rescuscitation: Adult CPR
Choking victims: Conscious and unconscious
Use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
Basic first aid
Serious injures: Burns, fractures and dislocations
Sudden illness: Heart attack, stroke and diabetes
Environmental emergencies: Heat and cold
Preventing disease transmission
Body substance isolation
Use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
Use of barer devices
Textbook: Standard First Aid, CPR and AED, 2nd ed, National Safety Council (ISBN 0073019356)
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