Emergency First Aid/CPR

Course Outline

Emergency First Aid/CPR

General information on course

This emergency first aid health and safety course is designed for participants with little or no working knowledge of what to do in a medical emergency or life-threatening situation. After successfully completing and passing this course, participants will receive their Emergency First Aid and CPR (Level C) Certificate and record of training (ROT).

Please note a minimum of 8 participants are required for this course to proceed. This also includes Saturday/Sunday bookings. Advanced Consulting and Training Ltd will provide 24 hours’ notice if a course change of date is required.

Duration:

One full day depending on the size of group and participant interaction.

Who Should Attend:

This course has been designed for individuals who wish to be certified in Emergency First Aid and CPR (Level C).

What You Will Learn:

After completing this health and safety training session, participants will understand:

  • The legislative requirements (Government Regulations, CSA Standards and Manufacturers’ Guidelines and Principles);
  • The duties and responsibilities of all workplace stakeholders;
  • Human airways, breathing and circulation;
  • Communicable diseases;
  • Rescue breathing.

After This Workshop You Will Be Able To:

  • Assist someone who is experiencing a heart attack or stroke;
  • Respond appropriately when someone is choking or goes into shock;
  • Dress wounds and stop bleeding;
  • Respond appropriately to muscular/skeletal emergencies;
  • Deal with diabetic emergencies;
  • Use an Automated External Defibrillation unit.

By means of group discussion, case studies and one-on-one instruction, participants will gain the ability to apply what they learn in this course.

To find out more about Advanced Consulting and Training Ltd. and what we can do for you and your organization, please contact us today.

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