Basic First Aid
Pediatric First Aid

The purpose of this course is to help participants identify and eliminate potentially hazardous conditions in their environment, recognize emergencies and make appropriate decisions for first aid care. It teaches skills that participants need to know in order to provide immediate care for a suddenly ill or injured person until more advanced medical care arrives to take over.

Class topics may include:
  • Recognizing an Emergency
  • Deciding to Help
  • Personal Safety
  • Infectious Bloodborne Diseases
  • Standard Precautions
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Consent
  • Implied Consent
  • Abandonment
  • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Poison Help Line
  • Emergency Moves
  • Primary Assessment
  • Recovery Position
  • Compression-only CPR
  • Choking
  • Secondary Assessment
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Tourniquets
  • Hemostatic Dressings
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Shock
  • Amputation
  • Impaled Objects
  • Open Chest Injury
  • Open Abdominal Injury
  • Spinal Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Concussion
  • Manual Spinal Motion Restriction
  • Swollen, Painful, Deformed Limb
  • Splinting
  • Nosebleed
Intended Audience
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    Corporations / offices / Workplaces / Government

     
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    Schools / Colleges / Athletics / Recreation

     
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    Nursing homes / Hospitals / Community Organizations

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    First Responders / Police / Military / EMT

     
Available Certifications:
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2 YEAR CERTIFICATION