Adele P. Glenn Academy for Early Childhood Education

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