HEARTSAVER FIRST AID / CPR / AED

FIRST AID/CPR/AED

Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills covered in this course include first aid; choking relief in adults, children, and infants; and what to do for sudden cardiac arrest in adults, children, and infants.

This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.

 

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Plan A

1 – 10 Participants

$95.00 per participant

Plan B

11 – 20 Participants

$85.00 per participant

Plan C

20+ Participants

$75.00 per participant

COURSE OUTLINE

FIRST AID LESSONS

  1. First Aid Basics: Duties and Key Steps
    1. Rescuer duties
    2. Victim and Rescuer safety
      1. Expose to blood
      2. Safe glove removal and disposal practice
    3. Phoning for help
    4. Scene and victim assessment practice
    5. After the emergency
    6. Review questions from Instructor
  2. Medical Emergencies
    1. Breathing problems
      1. Use of inhaler
      2. Choking
    2. Treating allergic reactions
      1. Use and disposal of an epinephrine pen practice
    3. Identifying and helping a heart attack victim
    4. Fainting
    5. Diabetes and low blood sugar
    6. Identifying and helping a stroke victim
    7. Seizure
    8. Shock
    9. Review questions from Instructor
  3. Injury Emergencies
    1. Stopping bleeding you can see practice
    2. Wounds
      1. Bleeding from nose, mouth
      2. Tooth and eye injuries
  • Penetrating and puncturing objects
  1. Amputation
  1. Bleeding you cannot see
  2. Head, neck, and spine injuries
  3. Broken bones and sprains
  4. Burns and electrical injuries
  5. Review questions from Instructor
  1. Environmental Emergencies
    1. Bites and stings
    2. Heat-related emergencies
    3. Cold-related emergencies
    4. Poison emergencies
    5. Review questions from Instructor

 

CPR/AED LESSONS

  1. Introduction
  2. Compressions
  3. Deliver breaths
  4. Compressions with breaths
  5. AED use
  6. Assessment and activation of emergency response
  7. Put it all together
  8. CPR/AED skills test