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First Aid

Purpose

This course addresses the need for life saving skills and teaches first aid in emergencies. The course will also help participants to stay calm in an emergency situation as well as help them to make decisions and take appropriate steps to keep emergencies from becoming worse until emergency medical services arrive.

Topics

  • Emergency Action Principles
  • Rescue Breathing
  • Choking (Airway Obstruction)
  • Bleeding and Shock
  • Burns
  • Eye and Nose Injury
  • Bites and Stings
  • Fractures, Dislocations, Sprains and Strains
  • Poisoning
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Stroke
  • Seizure
  • Temperature Extremes
  • Rescues