Presenter: Barb Hedges, RN (http://mopsohio.com/trainer-bios.html)
Continuing Education: This training is not eligible for continuing education credit
This 4 hour CPR/First Aid class will offer participants the fundamental skills needed to help someone in a time of crisis. Skills associated with Basic Life Support adhere to the most recent American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) guidelines and are intended to provide the participant with the skills needed to administer CPR and First Aid in an emergency. Class participants will learn to administer CPR, choking techniques and basic first aid to adults, children and infants. The proper use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) will also be covered. Material will be presented using a step-by-step instructional video in combination with lecture and discussion. Hands-on practice of learned skills will be a significant component of this training.
At the end of this training participants will be able to:
Identify and assess a crisis situation
Identify appropriate actions needed to address the crisis situation
Demonstrate an understanding of and skills associated with the Administration of CPR using four fast acting strategies including recognition, early CPR, AED and early medical care.
Demonstrate ability to perform chest compressions, choking and rescue breathing techniques, recovery positioning and basic first aid skills.
Personal safety and crisis
Medical emergencies and trauma
To register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/first-aid-and-cpr-registration-12435782761
Last day of registration: Wednesday, March 4, 2015