This entry level full-day program introduces the prevention and educational aspects to many common First Aid emergencies. This First Response course deals with immediate life-threatening situations, as well as the EMS (Emergency Medical Services) system. Other topics for this program include basic anatomy\physiology, victim assessment, unconsciousness, shock and trauma, rescue breathing and choking (adult), medical conditions, bleeding and burns. Legalities, **Bloodborne Pathogen and Disease Transmission are also discussed, as they apply to the First Responder in an emergency. The Heart Saver Plus CPR course is included in this Emergency First Aid Program. Standards taught reflect the New CPR Guidelines and Standards released in November 2010 and approved by the HSFC and the AHA. Participants are introduced to precautionary practices that are recommended by organizations such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Target Group: All
Additional Training Method: Agency Training
Total Cost: THTC Members Pay: $80.00 | Non-Members Pay: $90.00
REGISTRATIONS ARE CLOSED FOR THIS PROGRAM - THTC DOES NOT MAINTAIN A WAITLIST or CANCELLATION LIST. Please refer to the training calendar for future availability.