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First Responder

Purpose

This course is designed for participants to provide injured workers with emergency medical care who have been involved in accidents within industrial and non-industrial settings. 

Topics

  • The First Responder
  • Personal Safety and Protection
  • The Human Body
  • Patient Assessment
  • Breathing-The Airway & Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Circulation-Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Bleeding & Shock
  • Initial Assessment & Basic Life Support
  • Injuries/Soft Tissues and Internal Organs
  • Injuries/Extremities
  • Splinting
  • Injuries/Skull, Spine, & Chest
  • Medical Emergencies & Poisonings
  • Burns & Environmental Emergencies
  • Child Birth
  • Patients with Special Needs
  • Infants & Children
  • Gaining Access to Patients
  • Moving Patients